Astilbe arendsii 'Bridal Veil'

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False Spirea

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Pure white, nodding plumes in June-July with bright green foliage.
An excellent cultivar. Blooms add an airy and light element to the part-shade to shade setting.

Height

24-32 Inches

Spread

15 Inches

Color

White

Interesting Notes

Wonderful cut and dried flowers!

Bloom Time

June-July (early to mid)

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Requires constant moisture to perform at best. Prefers moist, slightly acidic, humus-rich soil in light shade to filtered sun. Plant them along a stream or pond.

When to Divide

early spring or fall, divide every 3 years to retain vigor

Good Companions

Spotted Dead Nettle (Lamium maculatum), Plantain Lily (Hosta ), Cinnamon Fern (Osmunda cinnamomea), Coralbells (Heuchera sanguinea)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Crafts
Dried Flowers
Cut Flowers
Ground Cover
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Rich
Moist
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