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Astilboides tabularis /Shieldleaf Rodgersia

Astilboides tabularis     / Astilboides tabularis
Large leaves may be up to 2 feet across
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Large leaves may be up to 2 feet across

Coasre textured leaves are scalloped

Has fragrant, whitish flowers

Flowers in spring in higher climatic zones and summer where it is cold later into the year

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Scientific Name: Astilboides tabularis
Common Name: Shieldleaf Rodgersia
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: High
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants that Attract Birds
Plants That Attract Butterflies
Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Plants with Fragrance
Comments: Plant has attractive, fragrant flowers that bees, butterfliesw and hummingbirds. The umbrella-like leaf is gracefully scalloped, slightly lobed and almost 2' wide. Tnhis is a wonderful,coarse textured plant for a moist, shady garden. It may become invasive in some gardens.