Astilbe simplicifolia 'Sprite'
False Spirea (dwarf)
Small, open plumes of soft pink flowers over shiny green foliage. Late season. Attractive to butterflies. Deer resistant. 1994 PPA Plant of the Year. Blooms of Bressingham Introduction.
Prefers partial to full shade and organic rich, moist to wet soil. Will grow well in a bog.
Divide every four years to maintain vigor.
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