Astilbe simplicifolia Sprite


A clump-forming perennial with handsome dark green foliage. Feathery spikes of shell pink flowers. Does best in moist fertile soil, hardy. Max Height 50cm. Max Spread 1m. Flowers July to August.



Plant in fertile moist 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.