The Main Plant entry for Astilbes (Astilbe)

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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)
Flowers: Showy
Dynamic Accumulator: P (Phosphorus)
Ca (Calcium)
Mg (Magnesium)
S (Sulfur)
Fe (Iron)
Na (Sodium)
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Something removing my newly planted flowers by Gloriabee May 29, 2020 8:09 PM 13
Frost damage? by Lorig20 May 28, 2020 9:07 PM 6
New small planter trough garden by alex8642 May 27, 2020 2:41 PM 1
Geranium Leaves Turning Yellow. by cchrabot May 27, 2020 7:28 PM 2
Waterfall pond by Shrekster May 26, 2020 5:59 AM 0
Yellowing leaves on Allium by joannakat May 27, 2020 6:15 PM 6
What are some gardening ideas for an area with heavy shade? by readysteadysell May 21, 2020 7:59 AM 4
Any suggestions for shade- and cold-tolerant perennials? by rpfromak May 19, 2020 8:25 PM 3
What flowers go with these plants? by beatrice1212 May 24, 2020 10:42 PM 6
Garden help and ideas by hnybee09 May 28, 2020 6:48 PM 33

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