Plant Family Guides: Astilbes

 

Astilbes

Immensely popular, Astilbes are fabulous plants for shady, moist conditions. Admired for their graceful, colorful flower plumes rising elegantly above mounds of fern-like foliage which remains attractive all season long, they light up your shade garden for weeks and add a dazzling splash of color in the landscape

Astilbe: A Gem in the Shade Garden

Astilbes are fabulous plants for shady, moist conditions. They light up your shade garden for weeks with their elegant flower plumes and add a dazzling splash of color in the landscape.

Great Bulbs and Perennials as Companion Plants for Azaleas and Rhododendrons

Since most Azaleas and Rhododendrons provide colorful interest in spring, choosing bulbs or perennials with fall and winter interest would enable you to enjoy appealing and long-lasting planting combinations.

Extend the Blooming Season of Your Astilbes

Learn how to fill your garden with continuously blooming Astilbes throughout the season!

Mid-Season Astilbe Varieties For Your Garden

To help you plan your late spring or summer garden and facilitate your selection of Astilbe varieties, here is a list of mid season Astilbe cultivars.

Late Season Astilbe Varieties For Your Garden

To help you plan your late spring or summer garden and facilitate your selection of Astilbe varieties, here is a list of late season Astilbe cultivars.

Early Season Astilbe Varieties For Your Garden

To help you plan your late spring or summer garden and facilitate your selection of Astilbe varieties, here is a list of early season Astilbe cultivars.