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PAEONIA tenuifolia

Commonly known as Fern leaf peony

Herbaceous Paeonies

Deep green divided leaves and cup-shaped single deep red scented flowers. Slow growing
Further Reading....

  • Red - deep red
  • Height - 50-70cm (20-28in)
  • Spread - 50-70cm (20-28in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - perennial with deep green leaves, pale and grey-green beneath with many-pointed, linear segments. Produces cup-shaped, single flowers 7-9cm (3-3½in) across with yellow stamens
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - eelworms, viruses, peony grey mould blight (peony wilt), honey fungus
  • Place of origin - southeastern Europe to southern Russia
  • Flower Shape - Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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50-70cm (20-28in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  50-70cm (20-28in)
 

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