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Astilboides tabularis

Photo Courtesy of Fernridge Landscaping

Photo Courtesy of Fernridge Landscaping

More About Astilboides tabularis

  • AKA Rodgersia tabularis
  • Panicles of creamy-white flowers resemble astilbe
  • Specimen-sized leaves, up to 90 cm across
  • Umbrella-like leaves are soft, hairy and sharply lobed
  • Bloom Time: Early to midsummer

Zone:

3

Height:

100-125 cm

Spread:

75-90 cm

Colour:

White
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Shieldleaf Rodgersia Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grow in a moist soil, in a cool, wind-sheltered site. Consistent moisture is a must for astilboides. Prolonged dry periods will result in browning foliage.  An architectural perennial, suitable for a woodland garden or beside ponds and streams. 


Astilboides tabularis Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Bog or water garden
Bog or water garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Clumping

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Specimen
Border/edging

 Suitable Substitutions for Astilboides tabularis

Darmera peltata

Darmera peltata

Umbrella Plant