Younique Pink Astilbe

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Frilly Bubblegum Pink Younique Pink Astilbe

  • Fluffy, Frilly Bright Pink Blooms
  • Smaller Sized, Compact Plant
  • Lacy Fern-Like Foliage
  • Easy Care & Low Maintenance
  • Attracts Butterflies and Pollinators!
  • Partial Shade
  • Moist Soil Preference
  • Showy Flower Plumes
  • Deer Resistant
  • Vigorous Growth and Bloom
  • Sturdy Flowers for Floral Design
  • Hummingbirds Are Frequent Visitors

Fluffy plumes of eye-catching pink candy will brighten your shady gardens. Also known as False Spirea, this Pink Astilbe (Astilbe x 'Verspink') is part of the new Younique series that boasts loads of amazing new features!

Better known as Astilbe, these wonderful feathery flowers have an early bloom time, increased flowers per plant and improved disease resistance!

Butterflies and Hummingbirds will flock to the increased flower per plant and a 2 week earlier bloom time than other Astilbe varieties! The showy plumes have numerous panicles neatly held in tidy, eye-catching bunches.

Shorter and more compact Astilbe, these flowers have incredibly handsome, fern-like, dissected green foliage! Gorgeous dark, glossy green and sturdy stems hold the elegant plumes aloft without staking. Younique Pink has a more compact, rounded growth habit and looks like filigree balls of dark green in the garden when not in bloom.

Floral designers will enjoy the plumes because they're just as handsome in a vase as in the garden! With the increased bloom productivity, your bouquets will be full of pink bubblegum-colored blossoms all spring and summer!

How to Use Younique Pink Astilbe In The Landscape

Perfectly sized for squeezing into tight spots and smaller urban landscapes, Younique Pink False Spirea stays about a foot tall and just a bit wider. Their bold color makes up for their diminutive size!

Wonderfully proportioned for containers on shady patios and balconies, any shady pergola and arbor are lovely spots just begging for dazzling hues to enliven your outdoor living spaces.

The brilliant-colored blooms add contrast to shady areas as accent plants and specimen plants. Plus absolutely amazing when planted in groups, small and large. Any shady glen and sideyard will become a bright beacon instead of a dreary forgotten area!

Younique Pink Astilbe's pink flowers are wonderful assets to the butterfly and cutting garden, thanks to the prolific blooms, your pollinators and floral arrangements will never be lacking!

Shade gardens and mixed perennial borders are welcome settings for Astilbe. With the wide range of colors, shapes and sizes, why not start an Astilbe collection and fill your shade borders with fluffy blooms and brilliant colors?

#ProPlantTips For Care

Astilbe does the absolute best in loamy average soil. Also tolerant of clay as long as it is well-drained soil, Astilbe a great in slightly acidic conditions. False Spirea won't mind being planted in the shade of large trees and conifers, even tolerating Walnut tree juglone!

Any organically rich, moist part shade garden site is perfect for these moisture-loving perennials. Easy to grow, as long as their ground does not dry out for long however, once established, False Spirea can tolerate a slight amount of drought stress.

False Spirea needs moisture. Doing their best in consistently well-watered areas and soil with high moisture retention.

Astilbe loves part shade, moisture and mulch and will tolerate a bit more sun in cooler climates and less in warmer areas. Though growers on the lower end can plant Astilbe in some part sun areas with afternoon shade when the summer sun is most intense.

Astilbe is resistant to both deer and rabbits, so plant these on the wooded and shaded edges of your property without worry of feeding damage.

An herbaceous perennial, Astilbe does not stand up for too long after the first frosts. Prune back in late winter to clean and tidy the area in anticipation of early spring growth.

Whether you are adding one of these lively plants to a bare spot in your garden or starting on your Astilble obsession, there will always be room for one of these pint-sized, brilliantly colored plants. Easy care, you won't go wrong with Younique Pink Astilbe for your garden of all sizes! Order your own bright fluffy garden confections from Nature Hills today!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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To obtain a more accurate shipment time-frame, simply enter your zip code in the “Find Your Growing Zone” box to the right. Our plants are grown all over the country and lead time on items may be different because of this. Once your order is placed, you will also receive the specific shipment time-frame information as part of your order confirmation. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep. We use FedEx, UPS, or USPS at our discretion.

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0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Younique Pink Astilbe Is Suited to Grow in Zones 3-8
Growing Zones 3-8
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Astilbe x 'Verspink'
Type Perennial
Mature Height 12 - 15 inches
Mature Spread 15 - 18 inches
Soil Well Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Foliage Color Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time Early Spring
Fragrant No