Chinese astilbe ‘Purple Lance’


Botanical Name
Astilbe chinensis var. taquetii ‘Purpurlanze’
Common Name Chinese astilbe ‘Purple Lance’
Family Saxifragaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 8
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest Summer, Fall, Winter
Height and Spread
2-4ft x 1.5-2ft (60-120cm x 45-60cm)
Flower Color Purple, Red
Attracts Wildlife Butterflies
Additional Information
A. chinensis var. taquetii is native to China and Japan. A. “Purpurlanze’ is of horticultural origin.
Location in Lurie Garden Northwest Light Plate, Northeast Light Plate, Southwest Light Plate, North Dark Plate, East Dark Plate