Grace your landscape with sweetly scented, big, colorful spring blooms. Peonies are beloved favorites of many gardeners. These beauties have fancy double blossoms that reach 5-6" across. Blooms in late spring and grows up to 3'. Paeonia lactiflora 'Festiva Maxima'
Paeonia lactiflora 'Festiva Maxima'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:30 - 36 inches
Spread:24 - 36 inches
Spacing:24 - 30 inches
Flowering Date:Late spring to early summer
Winter Care:None, except to mulch the first winter. Remove early in the following spring
Flower Form:Large 4" - 5" cup shaped blooms fully double
Foliage Type:Glossy, deep green foliage that is very attractive and ornamental through-out the growing season. The new growth in spring is burgundy colored and turns a soft yellow in the fall
Pruning:Only to remove spent flower stems after flowering. Once foliage dies back in Fall trim to the ground.
Soil Requirement:Well drained, humus enriched soil that is moisture retentive
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
Perennials & Potted Plants
4/29/19 - 6/7/19
4/29/19 - 6/21/19
7A & 7B
4/1/19 - 6/21/19
8A & 8B
2/18/19 - 5/24/19
2/11/19 - 5/24/19
Last Order Date
Zones 1-4: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 5-7: June 17th, 2019 Zones 8-10: May 20th, 2019