Raspberry-pink blossoms with fluffy white centers atop sturdy 30-36" tall stems in early summer. Fragrant and romantic, they are amazing when grouped in borders or bouquets. #1 field-grown plants. Deer tend to avoid. Paeonia 'Gay Paree'
Paeonia lactiflora 'Gay Paree'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:33 - 35 inches
Spread:35 - 39 inches
Spacing:35 - 39 inches
Flowering Date:Late Spring-Early summer
Planting Instructions:Dig a hole large enough to spread out roots without bending them. Set crown with buds on ground-level. Water in thoroughly. Plant at least 6 weeks before ground freezes.
Winter Care:Mulch +/- 2" in the first year
Shipped:2-3 EYE BAREROOT
Flower Color:Red, Pink, White
Flower Form:Fully double flowers
Foliage Type:Glossy, deep green leaves. Very ornamental through-out the growing season. The new growth in spring is a copper-burgundy and turns a soft yellow in the fall.
Pruning:Remove spent flower stems after flowering to maintain an attractive bush type perennial all summer long.
Soil Requirement:Well drained
Watering Requirement:Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Additional Information:Peonies are classic garden plants that add a bit of nostalgia and charm to the garden. The fragrant blooms and lush foliage made them popular for years and with the resurgence in breeding, they will continue to improve.
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:
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