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False Spirea

Astilbe arendsii 'Nemo'

One-of-a-kind astilbe! This astonishing plant sets hundreds of very fine, airy blooms in spikes of magenta-to-lavender color. Sensational ground cover!

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms early to mid summer

Mature Height:

20-26 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

3-8 Find your zone

Exposure:

Partial Shade

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Begin at 55-60° F until new growth appears. Moisture is key for optimal growth so keep evenly moist, never allow to dry. Once actively growing temperature can be increased to initiate flowering, and begin feeding at 75-125 ppm N with each watering. Provide 50% shade to avoid leaf scorch. Plants generally finish in 8-10 weeks based on growing conditions.
Plants Per Gallon: 1

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in professional potting soil so that the eyes rest at or just below the soil surface after watering in. Roots may be trimmed if necessary to fit into pot. Apply a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions to avoid crown and root rot.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow in moist, well-drained soil in partial shade. Follow a watering schedule for first growing season to establish your plant. Can divide clumps every 3-5 years in early spring if desired.

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