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Astilbe 'Red Sentinel'

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

Common Name

False Goat's Beard
 

Soil

Any moisture retentive soil
 

Aspect

Sun or partial shade
 

Height

2ft
 

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.
 

Opinion

Good strong upright form that lasts well in bloom.
 

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

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