Evergreen Foliage Vignette with Red Astilbe

The trio of evergreen plants is selected for foliage and ease of care. Emerging leaves of Pieris japonica 'Flaming Silver' provide a pop of vivid spring color. In late spring and early summer Astilbe 'Fanal' produces spikes of red blooms. Bright variegation and fine texture of Carex 'Everest' brings out the best in Viburnum davidii.


Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Filtered Sun, Full Sun, Morning Sun, Part Shade, Part Sun

Water Needs: Average, Regular / Even

Design Considerations

Style: Woodland
Features: Fabulous Foliage, Uses Easy-to-Find Plants, Winter Interest
Focus: Mixed Border, Small Space
Seasons of Interest: Fall, Spring, Summer, Three Seasons of Interest, Year-round Interest

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plants In this Combo