Astilbe × crispa 'Lilliput' (Astilbe × crispa 'Lilliput')
Astilbe × crispa 'Lilliput'
Variety or Cultivar:
'Lilliput' ~ 'Lilliput' is an herbaceous perennial and, as the name suggests, is a small cultivar of the genus. It has shiny, cut and textured leaves and from mid-summer to early autumn, bears panicles of pale-pink flowers held above its foliage on dark-red stems.
Plant in moist, fertile, humus-rich soil in full sun or partial shade. Divide every three to four years to maintain vigour.
Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Drying, Flower Arranging, Low Maintenance, Waterside
Plant astilbes with hostas and border phlox, which both like the same damp, shady conditions.
Moist but well-drained
Neutral, Alkaline, Acid
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West
Exposed or Sheltered
Maintenance hours / year: