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PAEONIA

Commonly known as Paeony, Peony

All flower MAY-JUN

Genus of about 30 species of clump-forming herbaceous perennials, and deciduous and sometimes suckering subshrubs known generally as tree peonies. These have woody stems with lax branches with some species reaching 2.5m (8ft) in height. Herbaceous peonies have attractive large dissected leaves and flowers are large, sometimes very showy and fragrant in some varieties though the flowering period, in early summer, is short-lived at 7-10 days. Outrageously beautiful is a description commonly applied. Although said to resent disturbance, careful handling should not cause a setback.

Further Reading....

  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these. - all parts can cause mild stomach upset.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - long-lived but resent disturbance. Grown for their large, brightly-coloured flowers and bold dissected leaves.
  • Pests & Diseases - eelworms, viruses, peony grey mould blight (peony wilt). Honey fungus.
  • Place of origin - western North America and Europe to eastern Asia.
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - - some scented.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - prefers deep, humus-rich soil.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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Buy Varieties of PAEONIA

PAEONIA ludlowii

PAEONIA ludlowii  >


Commonly known as: Tree paeony.
(lutea var ludowii) - single yellow tree paeony
£16.50 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

PAEONIA suffruticosa black

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Commonly known as: Japanese tree paeony, Moutan.
£25.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

PAEONIA suffruticosa orange

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Commonly known as: Japanese tree paeony, Moutan.
£25.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

PAEONIA suffruticosa pink

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Commonly known as: Japanese tree paeony, Moutan.
£25.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

PAEONIA suffruticosa purple

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Commonly known as: Japanese tree paeony, Moutan.
£25.00 each
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PAEONIA suffruticosa red

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Commonly known as: Japanese tree paeony, Moutan.
£25.00 each
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PAEONIA suffruticosa white

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Commonly known as: Japanese tree paeony, Moutan.
£25.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

PAEONIA suffruticosa yellow

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Commonly known as: Japanese tree paeony, Moutan.
£25.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

PAEONIA 'Albert Crousse'

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Commonly known as: Paeony.
Rosy pink double
Multibuy Any 3+ £13.00 each
£15.00 each

PAEONIA 'Bowl of Beauty'   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Paeony.
Rose with yellow stamens
Multibuy Any 3+ £13.00 each
£15.00 each

PAEONIA 'Duchess de Nemours'   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Paeony.
Creamy-white double yellow heart
Multibuy Any 3+ £13.00 each
£15.00 each

PAEONIA 'Felix Crousse'   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Paeony.
Beautiful carmine-red
Multibuy Any 3+ £13.00 each
£15.00 each
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Available again FEBRUARY 2021 - fresh stock in late winter/early spring

PAEONIA 'Karl Rosenfield'

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Commonly known as: Paeony.
Fragrant double magenta flowers.
Multibuy Any 3+ £13.00 each
£15.00 each
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Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

PAEONIA mlokosewitschii   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Caucasian paeony.
Molly the Witch - blue-green leaves and single yellow flowers
Free delivery on this item.
Seeds £6.00 packet

PAEONIA 'Moon River'

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Commonly known as: Paeony.
Creamy white double flowers with blush of pink. Compact habit
Multibuy Any 3+ £13.00 each
£15.00 each
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.

PAEONIA 'Sarah Bernhardt'   AWARD

PAEONIA 'Sarah Bernhardt'  >


Commonly known as: Paeony.
Pink double with silvery margins
Multibuy Any 3+ £13.00 each
£15.00 each

PAEONIA 'White Wings'

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Commonly known as: Paeony.
Large white single
Multibuy Any 3+ £13.00 each
£15.00 each

PAEONIA tenuifolia

PAEONIA tenuifolia  >


Commonly known as: Fern leaf peony.
Deep green divided leaves and cup-shaped single deep red scented flowers. Slow growing
Multibuy
individually £37.50 each, 3+ £30.00 each

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