Filipendula rubra 'Venusta' - Queen of the Prairie


The Queen of the Prairie (Filipendula rubra) is a tall (6-8') perennial that is native to the eastern United States. It is known for it's long, node like pink flowers (6-9") accompanied by bright green leaves. It is great for providing foliage due to it's size and easy maintained. 

Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Rosaceae
Native Range: Eastern United States
Zone: 3 to 9
Height: 4.00 to 8.00 feet
Spread: 3.00 to 4.00 feet
Bloom Time: June to September
Bloom Description: Pale pink
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Water: Medium
Maintenance: Low
Suggested Use: Naturalize, Rain Garden
Flower: Showy, Fragrant
Leaf: Fragrant
Tolerate: Deer, Clay Soil