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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Cascading perennials for shade by AlexInBoston Aug 30, 2019 8:31 PM 5
border plant for front of hydrangea hedge by psayli Aug 8, 2019 12:55 PM 1
Pet friendly garden by KyleC Aug 4, 2019 7:13 PM 5
How to water plants when Astilbe and feather grass planted together? by maycsw Jul 26, 2019 4:31 PM 2
Morning Sun, afternoon shade by Sallymander Jul 24, 2019 6:10 PM 2
ID please by Aphria Jul 17, 2019 12:02 AM 5
Season's Hump Day Alert ! ! ! ! by RickM Dec 3, 2019 9:22 PM 16
Looking for ideas for this portion of my yard by gross4160 Jul 4, 2019 6:54 AM 1
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Summer 2019 (CLOSED) by Char Sep 23, 2019 4:10 AM 1,706
Small plants for mostly shade rockgarden by Oldbat Jun 21, 2019 10:22 AM 2

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