This form of meadowsweet has deep rich pink fluffy flowers that fade to a lighter pink in July and August as they age. The flowers are carried on sturdy dark maroon stems well above the large deeply divided lacy leaves from early to midsummer. Grow in moist soil in full sun or part shade. Can get to a height of 2.5 m and spread of 1m. Good for planting near ponds and also makes an interesting cut flower.