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Astilbe x arendsii 'White Gloria' (Astilbe 'White Gloria')

Beginner
skill rating
2 hours care
per year
1m
Max height
0.45m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Astilbe x arendsii 'White Gloria'

Other names

Astilbe 'White Gloria', False goat's beard 'White Gloria', False spirea 'White Gloria', Astilbe 'Weisse Gloria', Astilbe x arendsii 'Weisse Gloria'

Genus

Astilbe Astilbe

Variety or Cultivar

'White Gloria' _ 'White Gloria' is a tall, vigorous perennial with finely divided, mid-green leaves and large panicles of white flowers in late summer and early autumn.


Astilbe x arendsii 'White Gloria' is: Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Spreading, Upright

Flower

White in Summer; White in Autumn

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Leaf spot , Powdery mildew Leaf spot , Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning

Cut back after flowering. In cold areas, do not cut back until early spring. Old foliage may help to protect the plant from winter damage.

Propagation

Divide in late winter or early spring. Pot divisions under glass and plant out in late spring.

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

Astilbe x arendsii 'White Gloria' (Astilbe 'White Gloria') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Bog garden, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Waterside, Woodland

Cultivation

Plant in moist, fertile, humus-rich or boggy soil in full sun or partial shade. Divide every three to four years and discard old, woody rhizomes to maintain vigour. Young foliage may be damaged by frost.

Soil type

Loamy

Soil drainage

Boggy damp conditions, Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

Plant astilbes with hostas and border phlox, which both like the same damp, shady conditions.

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Astilbe x arendsii 'White Gloria'

Other names

Astilbe 'White Gloria', False goat's beard 'White Gloria', False spirea 'White Gloria', Astilbe 'Weisse Gloria', Astilbe x arendsii 'Weisse Gloria'

Genus

Astilbe Astilbe

Variety or Cultivar

'White Gloria' _ 'White Gloria' is a tall, vigorous perennial with finely divided, mid-green leaves and large panicles of white flowers in late summer and early autumn.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Spreading, Upright


Colour

Flower

White in Summer; White in Autumn

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific diseases

Leaf spot , Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning

Cut back after flowering. In cold areas, do not cut back until early spring. Old foliage may help to protect the plant from winter damage.

Propagation

Divide in late winter or early spring. Pot divisions under glass and plant out in late spring.

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Astilbe x arendsii 'White Gloria' (Astilbe 'White Gloria') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Bog garden, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Waterside, Woodland

Cultivation

Plant in moist, fertile, humus-rich or boggy soil in full sun or partial shade. Divide every three to four years and discard old, woody rhizomes to maintain vigour. Young foliage may be damaged by frost.

Soil type

Loamy

Soil drainage

Boggy damp conditions, Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4, Zone 3

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COMPANION PLANTS

Plant astilbes with hostas and border phlox, which both like the same damp, shady conditions.

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

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