Astilbe arendsii 'Heavy Metal'
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Late, fluffy cherry-red flower plumes are full and larger than most, they appear in summer above dark green cut leaf foliage, great for containers.
- » Feathery flowers are upright
- » Great for color in the shade
- » Great when combined with Hosta and Ligularia
New hybrid astilbe that have been selected for attractive foliage and increased flower production. These astilbe produce twice as many flowering eyes and more secondary flowers as the old standards. Their compact nature combined with more flowers, as well as shorter and denser plumes, result in more attractive pots with greater sales appeal.