Peony Gardenia

Peony Gardenia

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$17.95 for 1 healthy bare root plant NEW

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The scoop on Peony Gardenia

Gardenia is a peony classic with huge, round blooms opening from the softest pink buds. Outstanding for cutting, strong full plants, beautiful form and a light fragrance. This is an excellent garden peony and is recommended for commercial cut flower production; vigorous, graceful and ready to star in bouquets. Remove all but the center bud on each stem for the absolute biggest flowers or leave all to delivery the hightest bloom count. Produces lots of side buds.

Why Grow Peonies?

  • Peonies are often referred to as Queen of the Flowers because of their lush beauty and rich fragrance
  • An individual peony plant can live more than 50 years - talk about a modest investment returning long term benefits!
  • Once settled in, peonies require very little care, they almost care for themselves
  • Peonies produce outstanding cut flowers
  • Deer, rabbits and rodents tend to ignore peonies

This variety has been an American favorite since 1949 and has won the American Peony Society's Champion Ribbon.

And be sure to check out "3 Things to Know Before Buying Peonies" prior to making your final selections.

Botanical Name: Paeonia lactiflora Gardenia
Common Name: Peony Gardenia
Growing Zones: Zones 3-8
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Flowers: Lightly fragrant
Flower Color: Huge white flowers, excellent for cutting
Height: 28-32" tall
Plant/Bulb Size: 3-5 eye bareroot plant
Bloom Timing: Blooms mid to late season, Learn about when peonies bloom
Pkg. Count: 1 healthy bare root plant