Astilbe x arendsii 'Fanal'
meðalhátt, 40 - 50 cm
August - September
well drained, fertile, humus-rich
acid - neutral - alkaline
The genus Astilbe belongs to the Saxifragaceae family. Most species are native to E-Asia. They need fairly moist soil and a sunny, sheltered position. Many cultivars flower too late for Icelandic conditions and it's therefore important to choose early flowering cultivars.
Division in spring.
Flowers late. It needs a warm, sunny place in order to flower well.