Astilbe 'Milk and Honey'

Extends Bloom Time Into Late Summer
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Features to Note


4 - 9

Mature Height

2.5 Feet

Mature Width

20 IN

Light Requirements

Part Shade

Moisture Requirements

Moist, well-drained

Soil Tolerance

Normal, loamy

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range
4 - 9
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The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatibility range of this variety before ordering.


A member of Astilbe chinensis, Astilbe 'Milk and Honey', a late-blooming species, is perfect for extending your garden bloom time into late summer. The creamy white plumes turn a delicate light pink as they age. The foliage is deeply incised, coarsely textured, and often bronze-green in color. Contrasting beautifully with the pale plumes on top.

Its garden performance is best in moist soil and partial shade. Use Astilbe 'Milk and Honey' to dress up your beds and borders with light feathery texture. Or use it in a container or even cut for an arrangement for more visual interest. The bronze green foliage and pale pink and white blooms will brighten up your summer garden with plenty of lovely pastels. Astilbe 'Milk and Honey' will make your garden a promise land of beauty and uniqueness.


Item Form: Bareroot
Genus: Astilbe
Species: chinensis
Variety: 'Milk and Honey'
Category: Perennials
Habit: Upright
USDA Zone Low: 4
USDA Zone High: 9
Bloom Color: Pink, White
Max Bloom Size: 2.000000
Bloom Season Start: Mid Summer
Bloom Season End: Late Summer
Foliage Color: Bronze Green, Medium Green
Days To Maturity: 50
Harvest Season: Early Fall, Late Summer, Mid Spring
Characteristics: Hand Tools, Watering
Uses: Beds, Border, Containers, Cut Flowers
Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
State Shipping Restrictions: GU, PR, VI
Shipping Method Restrictions: none
Discount Exempt: No



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