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Do Tell Herbaceous Peony

Paeonia lactiflora 'Do Tell'

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05153
Large, mildly fragrant anemone type blossoms have soft pink petals surrounding a deep rose and yellow fringed center. Each spring, deep emerald green foliage emerges, remaining attractive throughout summer and fall. This mid to late season bloomer is lovely massed in borders. Excellent cut flower. Herbaceous perennial.
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Water regularly - when the top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationpay-OHN-ee-uh lak-tee-FLOR-uh
Average Size at MaturityReaches 30 to 36 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorDark Green
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Cottage
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Clump Forming, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Fast Growing
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - when the top 3 in. of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsHydrangea (Hydrangea); Mock Orange (Philadelphus); Coneflower (Echinacea); Phlox (Phlox); Bellflower (Campanula)

Prefers moist, fertile, well-drained soil. Add compost as needed before planting. Water regularly during first growing season to establish deep, extensive root system. Remove spent flowers after bloom. Cut foliage to the ground in fall after frost. Plants are long-lived; they do not need to be divided and can be left undisturbed for years.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8

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