Common name: Astilbe-Hybrid Astilbe Burgundy Red

Height: 18-20 Inches
Spread: 20 Inches
Flower Color:Red shades
Foliage Color: Green shades
Hardiness Zone: 4,5,6,7,8,9
Sun or Shade?: Full sun (> 6 hrs. direct sun)  Part shade (4-6 hrs. direct sun)  Full shade (< 4 hrs. direct sun)
Wet or dry?: Average water needs  Consistent water needs
Need critter resistant plants?:Deer resistant Rabbit resistant
How fast should it grow?: Medium
When should it bloom?: Early summer   Midsummer
How's your soil?: Fertile Soil
Sweet or Sour Soil?: Acidic Soil (pH < 7.0) Neutral Soil (pH = 7.0)
What's your garden style?: Container/Patio Woodland/Shade Eclectic
Dark red scapes carry raspberry colored buds which open to rich burgundy red, triangular flower plumes in early to midsummer.  As the flowers age, they turn a vibrant shade of fuchsia. 

Glossy, deep green, finely dissected leaves form a nice clump in the landscape.