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Astilbe 'Red Sentinel'

Astilbe 'Red Sentinel' (False Goat's Beard)

Common Name

False Goat's Beard


Any moisture retentive soil


Sun or partial shade



Action and Timing

Deep green ferny leaves and vibrant red plumes of flower, the stems are a dark mahogany colour. Flowers June to August generally.

Nursery Notes

Propagate in spring by division. Other times are just as successful.


Good strong upright form that lasts well in bloom.

This plant was added to the database on 6th January, 2010.

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