Nancy Nora Peony

Paeonia x 'Nancy Nora'

Strong stems hold large, rose scented double flowers with soft, blush-pink petals that fade to creamy white. This early to mid-season bloomer offers exquisite color to the garden border. Handsome mounds of glossy soft green foliage remain season-long. Excellent for cut flower arrangements.
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Full sun

Water regularly- whenever the top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 2 to 2 1/2 ft. tall and 2 to 3 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeMid-spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage
Growth HabitMounding
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Gift Plant, Fast Growing
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly- whenever the top 3 in. of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsHydrangea (Hydrangea); Mock Orange (Philadelphus); Coneflower (Echinacea); Phlox (Phlox); Bellflower (Campanula)

Provide enriched, non-acidic, well-drained soil. Protect from afternoon sun in hot summer areas. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Remove spent blooms and old foliage for a neat appearance. Side-dress with compost annually.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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