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Aruncus dioicus


Will begin shipping Apr 5th 2021 depending on your hardiness zone and plant readiness. If you have a preferred ship date please let us know in the order comments.

Common Name:
Goat's Beard
Plant Type:
Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone:
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Garden Height:
48-60 Inches
Garden Spread:
24-48 Inches
  • Large, bushy perennial is great as a focal point
  • Native and deer-resistant
  • Can be used as a cut flower; also dries well

Aruncus dioicus looks like a giant Astilbe. The 8"-12" long stalks of creamy white flowers appear above the robust foliage in lacy plumes. Goat's Beard makes a good specimen plant and can be used in place of a shrub in the garden.

Uses: Border or Specimen Plant
Critter Resistance: Deer
Growth Habit: Upright/Mounding

Homeowner Growing Tips: Grow in well-drained soil with moderate to high levels of moisture.


Review (1)

  • Highly recommended

    Posted by M L Selim on Oct 26th 2020

    When my original Goatsbeard (Aruncus dioicus) died after 20 years, I was excited to get a new one from Romence Gardens. It has always been a favorite plant of mine with its beautiful, airy flowers. I have it planted among large-leaf blue hostas and oakleaf hydrangeas, and it looks great!