Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Peony

Peony

  • Scientific name
    Paeonia hybrids
  • Height
    18 to 36 inches
  • Bloom period
    May to June
  • Color
    White, pink, red
  • Light
    Full sun, semi-shade
  • Moisture
    Well drained
  • Soil
    Loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Easy
  • Remarks
    Transplant in September. Plant two to three inches deep in rich soil.