Large, Astilbe like leaves of purple black. Arching bottlebrush spikes of pale pink flowers rise above the clump. Plants will take about three years to develop into a mature clump. Height 3-4'.
Actaea attracts birds and butterflies to the garden. Prefers average, medium moisture, well drained soils. Deer and rabbit resistant.
a.k.a Cimicifuga 'Brunette'
- USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-8
- Exposure: Full Shade, Part Shade
- Bloom Time(s): August-September