Paeonia x 'Blaze'
|Description||Bright red, ruffled petals create a bowl around the bright yellow center. Blooms are displayed on the erect stems of this clumping perennial. Excellent background plant for spring bulbs, or use in perennial or shrub borders. Choice cut flower. Herbaceous.|
|Watering||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Blooms||Mid to late spring|
|Mature Size||Fast growing 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.|
|Special Features||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Fast Growing|
|Flower Attributes||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Design Ideas||Peonies are among the most coveted perennials of the highbrow border. Their big bushy shape is outstanding in foundation planting and beds close to outdoor living spaces. They can also blend naturally into more casual settings creating focal points and bold color in season. A gorgeous plant for flower filled lawn islands and in high profile front yard locations.|
|Companion Plants||Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Mock Orange (Philadelphus); Coneflower (Echinacea); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Bellflower (Campanula)|
|Care||Easy to grow in average well-drained soils that are rich in organic matter. Follow a regular watering schedule during first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Prune seed heads after bloom for a neat appearance. Needs little fertilization; an annual sidedressing of organic compost is beneficial. Prune foliage in fall.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.