Paeonia lactiflora 'Sorbet'
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||pay-OHN-ee-uh lak-tee-FLOR-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 30 to 36 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring to Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Specimen, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Clump Forming, Easy Care, Gift Plant|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Mock Orange (Philadelphus); Coneflower (Echinacea); Phlox (Phlox); Bellflower (Campanula)|
Prefers moist, fertile, well-drained soil. Add compost as needed before planting. Remove spent flowers after bloom. Cut foliage to the ground in fall after frost. Plants are long-lived, do not need to be divided and can be left undisturbed for years.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8