‘Colorflash’ is a fast-growing Astilbe characterized by attractive foliage and flower coloration.
Astilbe ‘Color Flash’ has bluish pink flower spikes and unique foliage that starts out bright green and takes on some bronze and red-purple tones as the season progresses, provided it is grown in some bright light.
Size: 12-18 in. (30-45 cm) tall by 15-18 in. (38-45 cm) wide.
Foliage Color: bronze-green
Color: pale pink
Bloom Time: mid summer
Patent: PP# 17343, PBRAF
Sun/Shade: full to part shade
Soil: average garden soil
Moisture: moist, but well drained to get established
Disease and Pests: none known
Landscape use: Shady foundation plantings, mass plantings, commercial landscapes, urban gardens, containers
Propagation Methods: root cuttings, divisions