Astilbe chinensis 'Delft Lace'
- Elegant, lacey flower clusters
- More sun tolerant than other varieties
- Lovely as cut flowers
Astilbe chinensis 'Delft Lace' has airy flowers that standout above the blue-green foliage. The flower stems are a deep reddish-pink with the buds opening up to a soft pink that attracts butterflies. The leaves have a waxy sheen and a silver, lacey orverlay. It's a perfect plant for adding a burst of color to the shade garden.
Uses: Flower Beds, Specimen, Mass Plantings
Notable Features: Good Cut Flower, Fragrant
Critter Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
Growth Habit: Upright