Brand: Green Promise Farms
- It is fully rooted in the soil and can be planted immediately upon arrival, weather permitting. We advise not to plant during frigid winter months or under drought conditions
- For Best results, plant in usda zones 4-8. Mature Height is 20-24in, mature spread is 18-24in
- The deeply cut foliage provides greater texture for any shady area spring through fall and provides a stunning backdrop for creamy White plumes that Rise above the foliage and open in late June
- Grows well in partial sun or full shade
- Plant will be dormant (no leaves) late fall through the winter months, this is normal. It will leaf out in spring
Publisher: Green Promise Farms
Details: Astilbe Japonica `Deutschland` Deutschland' astilbe starts the spring with a mound of bronzy, deep green foliage. This deeply cut foliage provides great Texture for any shady area spring through fall & provides a stunning backdrop for creamy white plumes that rise above the foliage & open in late June attracting nectar seeking hummingbirds & butterflies. 'Deutschland' thrives in moist, shady locations & is popular for border plantings or alongside water areas. Its magnificent blooms are superb for both fresh or dried flower arrangements while its dark foliage blends seamlessly with small to medium size gold-leafed hostas or ferns. Plant this deer, rabbit, slug & rodent resistant beauty in groups for maximum impact. In order to keep astilbe looking good for the next year, do not cut it back in the winter, (the old foliage helps protect the plant from winter damage), but prune in early spring.
grow tipsastilbes should be pruned in the early spring after the last frost. Pruning them in early summer is an option but the longer you wait the more flowers could be lost to the prune. You can prune off spent flowers to keep your plant looking tidy but too much pruning late in the season can spur new growth that is delicate & may be killed off by frosts in the fall & winter & cause undo stress to the plant as well as an unsightly plant.
Package Dimensions: 32.0 x 11.7 x 11.7 inches