Astilbe simplicifolia 'Key West'
Foliage emerges red then turns green with a red edge, and flower buds are red before they turn to pink triangular spikes. PPAF.
Long-lived perennials for massing, border, or specimen. They have fern-like ornamental foliage and showy blooms. Will tolerate sun with ample moisture, but are happiest in some shade.
The photo on bottom left shows a variety or cultivar similar to the one above. It may be a different color or slightly different size, but it gives you an idea of what it will look like in a garden or landscape setting.
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- Botanical Name
- Astilbe simplicifolia 'Key West'
- Common Name
- Key West False Spirea
- Hardy to Zone
- Part Shade/Shade