Aug 182015
 

Astilbe japonica has plumes of pure white flowers with a musty scent attracting the pollinators, as the name implies, a native to Japan. The generic name Astilbe, is from the Greek “without brightness” referring to the leaves lack of brightness. Growing to 1.2m it is a strong growing clump forming plant, flowering more prolifically in sun but thriving in light shade.

Astilbe japonica

Astilbe japonica

Astilbe japonica

Astilbe japonica