Astilbe x arendsii 'Fanal'

Red Astilbe

Deciduous, Herbaceous Perennial

Herbaceous perennial for shade with rich red spires of bloom in summer. Requires consistent moisture to look it's best. A good edging plant, small scale groundcover, or use as part mixed planting scheme.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

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

Water Needs: Regular / Even


Size: 12 - 18 tall x 12 - 18 wide
Shape / Form: Upright
Foliage Texture: Fine, Medium
Foliage Quality: Fine, Medium

Features: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Flowers

Foliage Color: Green

Flower Color: Red
Bloom Season: Jul, Summer
Flower Shape: Spike /Spire

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Cutting Garden, Edging, Groundcover, Mixed Border
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant
Wildlife: Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Hummingbirds, Pollinators, Rabbit Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Behavior: Clumping

Care and Maintenance

Plant Combos