Paeonia ‘Hillary’ (Intersectional ‘Itoh’ Peony) (Mid Season Flowering)

£69.00

Unusual, rare and highly collectable; intersectional peonies flower for much longer than other types of peonies. 'Hillary' has stunning, huge semi-double rosette flowers of raspberry and apricot, turning cream as it matures. It is lightly fragrant with finely cut divided green foliage turning red in spring and autumn on sturdy framework (no staking required). Any fertile, free draining soil in full sun or part shade in any sheltered position. Mid season flowering.

Sold in large, 5.5L deep pot. Premium, well-established plants at flowering maturity.

H: 75cm S: 50cm

5 in stock (can be backordered)

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Description

Unusual, rare and highly collectable; intersectional peonies flower for much longer than other types of peonies. ‘Hillary’ has stunning, huge semi-double rosette flowers of raspberry and apricot, turning cream as it matures. It is lightly fragrant with finely cut divided green foliage turning red in spring and autumn on sturdy framework (no staking required). Any fertile, free draining soil in full sun or part shade in any sheltered position. Mid season flowering.

Sold in large, 5.5L deep pot. Premium, well-established plants at flowering maturity.

H: 75cm S: 50cm

Additional information

Plant Care

Remove dead flowers spikes at a branching point or at the base after flowering, to tidy.

Tenderness

Hardy

Foliage colour

Green

Foliage

Deciduous Perennial Plant

Toxicity

CAUTION: if eaten, can upset stomachs

Flower month

June-July

Aspect

Any position sheltered or exposed

Plant condition

This plant loses its leaves in winter and regrows in spring. It can be planted any time of year.

Plant Type

Perennial

Habit

Bushy

Flower colour

Raspberry & Cream

Soil

Any fertile, moist, well drained soil

Cultivar

'Hillary'

Species

0

Genus

Peony

Height & Spread in 5 yrs

75cm x 50cm (30" x 19")

Family

Paeoniaceae

Common name

Intersectional Hybrid Peony

Fragrant

Lightly fragrant

Sun position

Sun or partial shade loving

Pot size

HUGE 5.5lt (22cm Square) Deep Pot