Astilbe Younique Ruby
Clouds of feathery ruby flowers rise above compact foliage, throughout the summer, and then fade to offer continued garden interest. It is hardy and foliage will die down in autumn.
Month Available: June
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Red
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering
Height / Spread: 40cm x 40cm (16in x 16in)
This is an excellent garden plant, but also looks really good as a filler plant in a cut flower arrangement.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Rarely affected
Plant Care: Plants will require protection from frost until they become established
Care and Time: Low - winter
Benefits: Dwarf habit, floriferous, compact habit.
History: Bred by the Dutch breeder, Jan Verschoor, for it's compact habit.
EU Rights: N/A