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Astilbe chinensis 'Pumila'

False Spirea

Clumps of fern-like foliage with upright, plume-like flower stalks.

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10-12 in

Hardiness Zone:

3 - 8

False Spirea Growing and Maintenance Tips

Easy to grow in moist, well-drained soil in partial shade. Follow a watering schedule for first growing season to establish your plant. Can divide clumps every 3-5 years in early spring if desired.

Astilbe chinensis 'Pumila' Characteristics


  • Container
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Ground Cover

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average