Astilbe japonica

Definitions of Astilbe japonica
  1. noun
    a Japanese shrub that resembles members of the genus Spiraea; widely cultivated in many varieties for its dense panicles of flowers in many colors; often forced by florists for Easter blooming
    synonyms: spiraea, spirea
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    astilbe
    any plant of the genus Astilbe having compound leaves and showy panicles of tiny colorful flowers
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