Astilbe Mighty Chocolate Cherry Astilbe 'Chocolate Cherry' (PBR) (Mighty Series)
'Chocolate Cherry' is a tall rhizomatous clump-forming perennial with dark rich reddish brown burgundy to chocolate red divided ferny leaves, strong chocolate red flushed stems and cherry red flower spikes. These spikes produce hot pink flowers in midsummer which look good in flower arrangements.
About this plant
Full Sun, Partial Shade
Plumes flower once and gradually fade over several weeks. Remove spent flowers stalks to improve appearance or leave in place to dry for ornamental interest.
SoilChalk, Clay, Loam
- Suitable locations
Flower borders and beds Garden Edging Ground Cover City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants
Propagate by division
May be susceptible to powdery mildew