• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Fast grower to 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Showy Flowers
    Blooms:
    Mid to Late Spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:pay-OHN-ee-uh
    Plant type:Peony, 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
    Garden styleCottage
    Companion PlantsHydrangea (Hydrangea); Mock Orange (Philadelphus); Coneflower (Echinacea); Phlox (Phlox); Bellflower (Campanula)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in well-drained soil that is rich in organic matter and neutral in pH. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. May remove seed heads after bloom for a neat appearance. Prune foliage in fall.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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