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Astilbe, Red Cattleya
Astilbe x arendsii 'Rote Cattleya'
Type:Perennials
Zone:4
Fertilizing Code:04/08 to 04/09 , 05/16 to 05/17
Pruning Code:10/23 to 10/24



Care Instruction:
Soil and Moisture: Astilbe love soils high in organic matter that is kept moist throughout the season. Do not allow to dry out during periods of heat.
Fertilizing: Feed with a granular 10-10-10 fertilizer once in the spring as new growth emerges, and again mid summer.
Trimming: After the first frost, in late fall, cut foliage back to the ground and remove debris.
Division: Divide in the spring every 4 to 5 years.