Astilbe chinensis var. taquetii 'Purple Candles'

Chinese Astilbe

The tall purple flowers of 'Purple Candles' Chinese Astilbe appear in June. Late blooming and relatively dry site tolerant.   Chinese Astilbe varieties are noted for having better sun and drought tolerance than most x arendsii hybrids. Flower stalks can remain for additional ornamental interest in the garden.

PRN Preferred:  Very tall flower spikes, more drought tolerant.

  • Category: Perennials
  • Alternate Cultivar: 'Purpurkerze'
  • Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Height: 40 Inches
  • Spread: 18 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Purple
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Substitutions are Available