Skip to main content

Common Astilboides

Astilboides tabularis

Partial Shade
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1.5m

1m

Min

1m

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Common Astilboides Overview

This hardy herbaceous perennial from China is typically its grown for its large green circular leaves, that can measure up to 90cm wide. It produces plumes of small white flowers and grows best when placed near water and can display nice red autumn colouration.

Common problems with Common Astilboides

Generally disease free

How to harvest Common Astilboides

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Common Astilboides

Division

Divide clumps in Spring

Seed

Sow seeds as soon as ripe in autumn, over winter in cold frames

Special features of Common Astilboides

Attractive leaves

Wet sites