Astilbe Younique Carmine
Feathery plumes of striking carmine red throughout the summer, above compact foliage, which fades to offer continued garden interest.
Month Available: June
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Red
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
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.