Paeonia x hybrids
Deciduous – Sheds Its Leaves Annually
Half Sun – Prefers 3 To 6 Hours of Sunlight a Day.
Frost Hardy – Can Handle frost without damage.
Moderate Watering – Requires Regular Watering.
Non Indigenous – Exotic to South Africa.
|Uses in landscape design|
They can also be grown in large containers in a cool position.
They do best in semi-shade or where they get only morning sun, keep this in mind when selecting where to place these bulbs.
These bulbs must be left undisturbed.These gross feeders need lots of water and regular feeding throughout their active summer growing season.Mark their position so they will not be disturbed or damaged during their dormant winter period.
They need well drained, compost-enriched soil and enjoy a thick mulch of organic material at all times.
Peonies make fine cut flowers.
Peonies grow in areas with cold winters, such as the Highveld, eastern Free State, KZN Midlands and higher inland parts of the Western Cape in Southern Africa.
Tuberous perennial peonies grow in areas with cold winters, such as the Highveld, eastern Free State, KZN Midlands and higher inland parts of the Western Cape in Southern Africa.
Botanical Pronunciation: pay-OHN-ee-uh
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Requires moderate maintenance.