Moisture retentive soil
Well drained soil
Actaea heracleifolia produces fantastic angled flower spikes of creamy white blooms over strikingly dark foliage and stems. This native to China and other parts of Asia appears during early autumn.
An old and popular cultivar for good reason - lush clumps of attractive pale green foliage from which stately white bottle brush flowers burst on willowy stems from late summer into autumn
Tall spikes of cream to pink sweetly-scented flowers are produced in autumn which contrast well with the deep purple divided foliage.
Cream flower spikes with a sweet perfume are held on slender purple stems in autumn. Many customers buy it for the attractive foliage, only to be surprised by the gorgeous flowers that appear later ..
This slightly more compact variety of Actaea has fragrant cream bottle brush flowers over deep purple foliage in autumn. Perhaps the sweetest scented of all the Actaea
Fragrant soft cream flowers like bottle brushes are produced in autumn on this elegant, tall statement plant, which is perfect for the back of a semi-shady border or planted in drifts through a wood..