Astilbe Chinensis Pumilla


Vigorous perennial with handsome red- green leaves. Conical plumes of reddish pink flowers. Max Height 25cm. Max Spread 20cm. Flowers July to August. An excellent Bog garden or border choice. Does best in moist fertile soil in partial shade, is hardy.


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.