Astilbe simplicifolia Bronze Elegans

 

A vigorous clump forming simplicifolia hybryd with dark green leaves, Panicles of pink red flowers produced on reddish green stems in late summer. Max Height 30cm. Max Spread 25cm. Makes an excellent Bog garden or Border perennial.

 

 

Plant in moist fertile soil. Partial Shade, Hardy

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.