Pumila Astilbe

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Astilbe chinensis 'Pumila'

Pumila is a late-summer blooming Astilbe that grows relatively low, so it can serve as a ground-cover in shady areas. Spires of textured lilac-pink blooms above fern-like foliage. Moderately drought tolerant.

Rabbit and Deer Resistant *            Attracts: Butterflies

 Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Flowering, Herbaceous Perennial
Foliage Type Winter Dormant
Height 1'
Spread 1' - 2'
Shape Spreading, Ground-cover 
Primary Foliage Color Green, medium
Seasonal Foliage Color Winter Dormant
Flowering Season Late summer
Flower Color Palest Lavender
Excellent for beneficial pollinators
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Light Shade
Water Preferences Moist (not standing water):Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 4 to 9