Provided for consumer information—Monrovia is not currently growing this plant.

  • Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Fast grower to 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Spring Flowering
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Mid to late spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:pay-OHN-ee-uh
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast grower to 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Mid to late spring
    Flower color:Red
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.