dwarf astilbe

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Noun1.dwarf astilbe - mat-forming evergreen Asiatic plant with finely cut leaves and small pink to burgundy flowers; grown as ground cover
astilbe - any plant of the genus Astilbe having compound leaves and showy panicles of tiny colorful flowers
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Dwarf conifers give a sense of permanence and familiarity while allowing the seasons to reveal crocus, dwarf iris, fritillaries, aubrieta, violas, a Japanese azalea, alyssum, dianthus, tumbling Ted, creeping Jenny, dwarf astilbes, hardy cyclamen and many others.