Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soils in part shade to full shade. Prefers moist, humusy, organically rich soils. Soils must not be allowed to dry out. If regularly watered, foliage will usually remain attractive throughout the growing season. A summer compost mulch helps retain soil moisture.

Plant Uses & Characteristics

  • ​​Height- 18-24 in.
  • ​Spread 12-18 in.
  • Foliage Color- Dark Green
  • Flower Color- Pink
  • Flowering Period- Spring
  • Accent- Attractive to pollinators,  rain garden, rabbit tolerant, deer tolerant.

Growing Conditions

  • Sun Exposure- Part/Full shade
  • Hardiness zone- 4-8
  • Growth Rate-Fast

Visions in Pink

Astilbe chinensis