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A picture of a False goatsbeard

False goatsbeard

Astilbe 'Venus'

Also known as

Spiraea

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.1m

Max

45m

90cm

Min

90cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

False goatsbeard Overview

Has tapered, feathery panicles of bright pink flowers above bright green foliage in early summer.

How to propagate False goatsbeard

Seed

You should propagate the species by seeds in the summer.

Division

Division of the fleshy crowns in the spring or autumn.

Other uses of False goatsbeard

Grown for their panicles of flowers. Can be used for ground cover.