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Open the box as soon as your parcel arrives, peonies and indeed all plants need light to survive, take your peony plant out and unwrap from all packaging. Give your peony a little drink of water. It is best to plant your peony in the ground or your chosen container as soon as possible once arrived. Please note all plants left in the box after delivery cannot be returned or replaced. Click here for further details.

Paeonia lactiflora ‘Bowl of Beauty’ AGM (Peony ‘ Bowl of Beauty’ AGM)

£25.00

This classic, long lived perennial has very large flowers with carmine pink outer petals and lots of tiny creamy petals in the centre. Blooms in early summer. Will die down in later summer and re-emerge in spring. Sun or partial shade loving. Any fertile, moist, well drained soil. 90cmx90cm (3’x3′).

Fragrant, large flowers

Easy to grow.

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Description

This classic, long lived perennial has very large flowers with carmine pink outer petals and lots of tiny creamy petals in the centre. Blooms in early summer. Will die down in later summer and re-emerge in spring. Sun or partial shade loving. Any fertile, moist, well drained soil. 90cmx90cm (3’x3′) Fragrant, large flower Easy to grow

Additional information

Height & Spread in 5 yrs

90cmx90cm (3'x3')

Flower month

June-July

Habit

Bushy

Aspect

Any position sheltered or exposed

Toxicity

CAUTION: if eaten, can upset stomachs

Plant condition

In winter, this plant either dies down or is cut back. So if it's delivered between October and May, it may look dead, but it's just resting! This is traditionally the best time to plant.

Plant Type

Perennial

Tenderness

Hardy

Foliage colour

Green

Foliage

Deciduous Perennial Plant

Flower colour

Pink & Cream

Genus

Peony

Family

Paeoniaceae

Common name

Peony

Pot size

HUGE 5.5lt (22cm Square) Deep Pot

Soil

Any fertile, moist, well drained soil

Sun position

Sun or partial shade loving

Cultivar

'Bowl of Beauty'

Species

lactiflora

Plant Care

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