Double White Herbaceous Peony
Paeonia lactiflora 'Double White'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly in extreme heat for best performance. Requires less water once established.
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|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing clumps reach 24-30 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Mid- to late spring|
|Design Ideas||Peonies are quintessential perennial-border plants, beautiful as a stand alone but spectacular planted in groups to create a swath of spring color. Highly effective planted along paths, entrance drives, fences or walls. Use to frame or create a backdrop for other flowering perennials, or in the foreground of larger shrubs in mixed borders. Plant other Peony varieties with staggered bloom times to extend the peony bloom period in your garden.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Cutting Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Gift Plant|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly in extreme heat for best performance. Requires less water once established.|
Peonies are long-lived perennials; plant in enriched, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Remove spent flower heads after blooming. Deciduous.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8