Paeonia Lactiflora (D) 'Athens'


  • Partial sun
  • Full sun
  • Cut flower

Strong deep flowers on compact plants. Good for container production

GENUS

Genus information

Family: Paeoniaceae
Common-name: Peony
Features:
Cultivation: Good border plants.
Usage: Prefers sun and very well-composted soil.

Species information

Species: Itoh; Paeonies are rare and unusual hybrids between garden Paeonies and Tree Paeonies. The foliage and flowers resemble the tree Peony, but most of their stems die back to the ground in winter like herbaceous Paeonies. There are several varieties, all highly sought after by collectors, yet easy to grow and very hardy.
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Variety

Variety information

Catalog text Strong deep flowers on compact plants. Good for container production
Full sun:
Partial sun:
Shade:
Cut-flower:
Scented:
Not-edible plant:
Height-cm: 60
Height-inch:
Colour: dark rosa
Hardy zone: 3-8
Flowering period Spring/Summer