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Filipendula x 'Red Umbrellas'

Filipendula x 'Red Umbrellas' - Meadowsweet - Photo courtesy of Growing Colors™

More About Filipendula x 'Red Umbrellas'

  • Compact growth and maple-like, green leaves
  • Foliage is heavily veined with crimson
  • Fluffy plumes of candyfloss-pink blooms float above the foliage
  • Bloom Time: Summer

Zone:

3

Height:

60-80 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Pink (deep)
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Meadowsweet Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a consistently moist to wet soil, in full sun to partial shade. Prune spent flowers and trim foliage to encourage new growth and airflow. Partial, afternoon shade is recommended in hot summers. Prone to powdery mildew. 


Filipendula x 'Red Umbrellas' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Bog or water garden
Bog or water garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Upright
Clumping

Foliage Color

Red
Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge