False Spirea (Astilbe 'Brautschleier') in the Astilbes Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Bridal Veil
Astilbe x arendsii 'Brautschleier'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Plant Height: 18 to 28 inches (45-70cm)
Plant Spread: 12 to 18 inches (30-45cm)
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Dynamic Accumulator: P (Phosphorus)
Ca (Calcium)
Mg (Magnesium)
S (Sulfur)
Fe (Iron)
Na (Sodium)
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Other: Divide every 3-4 years when overcrowding occurs.

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Location: Porch garden/now Bluestone gardenDate: 2010-0617Expanded nicely.
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Location: Kitchen hosta garden - morning sun only.Date: 2007-0626Growing and blooming well in mostly shade.
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Date: 2018-06-24
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-06-20
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Location: Porch garden/now Bluestone gardenDate: 2010-0620With Japanese iris 'Gusto'.
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Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
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Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
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Location: Work areaDate: 2012-0723Sending as trade.
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Location: Work areaDate: 2012-0723
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Location: Work areaDate: 2012-0723Showing the height to be 28".
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Location: Work areaDate: 2011-10-26Divided with a saw.
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-05-27
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