Paeonia officinalis grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Paeonia also known as Common peony or Garden peony, Paeonia officinalis perennial evergreen or deciduous plant used as fragrant cut flower ornamental plant and also medical uses, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropics climate and grow in hardiness zone 8-10.
Leaves color green some cultivars red or purple with green, the shape of the leaf like elliptic leaves connected together three connected in the base some of them lobed.
Paeonia officinalis flowers
Flower fragrant color can be: pink, white, yellow, red, orange or purple, flowers are multi-petals.
Paeonia officinalis for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
How to grow Peonies growing and care:
Cool winter (chilling hours to bloom), well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spring / Summer / Autumn
Pests and diseases:
Summer / Autumn
How to prune:
Old flowers and dead leaves
Size of the plant?
60-80cm 24-32 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower:
Fragrant flowers the color can be: pink, white, yellow, red, orange or purple, flowers are multi-petals