Paeonia x 'Blaze'
Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
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|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Mid to Late Spring|
|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.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Clump Forming, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Mock Orange (Philadelphus); Coneflower (Echinacea); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Bellflower (Campanula)|
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