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Filipendula rubra ‘Venusta’
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Filipendula rubra Venusta

July–August.



<i>Filipendula rubra</i> ‘Venusta’

<i>Filipendula rubra</i> ‘Venusta’

<i>Filipendula rubra</i> ‘Venusta’
Filipendula rubra Venusta

Filipendula

Meadow Sweet

These hardy American perennials will satisfy your sweet tooth without making you pay a heavy price. In almost any garden soil, their foliage is full and dependable, enlivened by spraylike panicles of small flowers. Most prefer a moist well-drained setting and will happily linger at the edge of a pond.

Filipendula rubra ‘Venusta’ full sun  partial shade

A statuesque beauty, ‘Venusta’ is distinguished by huge, fluffy cloudlike plumes painted with soft salmon pinks floating above a good-sized, leafy mass of upright stems and jagged, Maple-shaped foliage. Forging an impressive stand in a moist well drained setting, Meadow Sweet seldom needs staking, and makes an airy partner for Trollius ‘ Superbus’.

Size: 4' 0"–5' 0" high x 2' 0" wide; hardy to zone 4.

Filipendula rubra ‘Venusta’ (P-1024)
Each $7.75
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