GOAT'S BEARD SEEDS
Aruncus dioicus, A. aethusifolius
Goat's Beard produces branched clusters of foamy, ivory flowers in late spring and early summer. Given ample water, Goat's Beard is a tough, vigorous perennial for borders and woodland gardens, and will thrive at the edge of ponds. Goat's Beard prefers full sun in mild summer areas, light shade where summers are hot. Winter hardy to zone 3.
GOAT'S BEARD Seeds
Given plenty of room, Goat's Beard is spectacular. The 20 inch long flower clusters give it the look of a magnificent white astilbe. Grows to 6 feet tall.
NOBLE SPIRIT DWARF Goat's Beard Seeds
Aruncus aethusifolius, is a synonym
of Aruncus dioicus var. aethusifolius.
A compact Goat's Beard, 'Noble Spirit' is perfect for small gardens. It thrives at the front of borders, and near ponds. 'Noble Spirit' Goat's Beard makes an excellent container plant. Grows to 12 inches tall.
How to Plant GOAT'S BEARD Seeds
Sow seeds in 2 inch pots or cell packs, press into soil but do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 55-65° F. germination usually occurs within 4-5 weeks. If not, put container inside a zip-lock bag with plenty of air and refrigerate for 4 weeks. Then return to 55-65° F. until germination occurs.