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Astilbe japonica Go Go Red

False Spirea

Japonica Astilbe generally bloom early and plants are a bit more compact. Foliage is mostly glossy green with pyramidal-shaped flower plumes.

  • »  Bright red feathery flowers above compact foliage
  • »  Reblooms in fall through first frost
  • »  Elegant addition to the shade border
  • »  Must have consistently moist soil
  • »  Photo courtesy of Paridon

  • Category:Perennial
  • Hardiness Zone:3-8
  • Height:58-68 cm
  • Spread:37 cm
  • Bloom Color: Red
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Humming-birds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Full Shade
Partial Sun
Foliage Color
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Early Fall
Late Spring
Soil Moisture
Moist, Well-Drained
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Astilbe japonica 'Go Go Red'

Astilbe produce large plumes in various sizes and shapes. Each plume consists of hundreds of tiny flowers, each opening in succession, providing a long season of bloom. Plumes make excellent fresh cuts or for drying in natural bouquets. Astilbe grow best in moist soils and semi-shade. Will tolerate more sun with adequate moisture. Excellent for the woodland garden. Plant in mass for a stunning display.