Available from several nurseries in UK and Europe.
Sold as Ostrich Plume in UK.
Raised by Georg Arends of Ronsdorf, Germany in 1952.
A sport of Betsy Cuperus.
A thunbergii hybrid.
Not grown a lot in gardens as it is tall and needs plenty of water to flower well.
Still it is a good garden plant which extends the astilbe season as it flowers late.
|Very Tall – greater than 1m|
Late – after July 31st
|density of flowers||