Astilbe chinensis 'Purple Candles'
Pick- up only by appointment Wednesday to Saturday between 10:00am - 2:00pm
Astilbe ‘Purple Candles’ has dense, poker-like plumes that emerge rich violet-red, then lighten as they age. Bold, dark green foliage with a coarse texture. Has a unique look and makes a strong statement in the garden (Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens Inc.)
- Light: Full shade- Part sun
- Soil: Average (not sandy)
- Moisture: Moist-Boggy (The more sun it receives the greater degree of moisture is required)
- Benefits: Pollinators, Butterflies, Cut-flower, Deer Resistant
- Height: 42 inches
- Blooms: Mid Summer
- Foliage: Dark green with a coarse texture.
- Spacing: 18-24 inches
- Growth Habit: Clumping
- Zones: 4-9