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Paeonia lactiflora ‘Festiva Maxima’ AGM (Herbaceous Peony) Fragrant (Early-Mid Season Flowering)

£25.00

Festiva Maxima’ is an all-time favorite. Large pure white double flowers with crimson flecks in the centre. Heavily fragrant and perfect for cut flower use. Very floriferous, impressive and reliable peony. Sun or partial shade loving. Any fertile, moist, well drained soil. 1mx1m (3’x3′).

Fragrant, large flowers, all-time favorite

Easy to grow if in good soil.

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Description

Festiva Maxima’ is an all-time favorite. Large pure white double flowers with crimson flecks in the centre. Heavily fragrant and perfect for cut flower use. Very floriferous, impressive and reliable peony. Sun or partial shade loving. Any fertile, moist, well drained soil. 1mx1m (3’x3′) Fragrant, large flowers, all-time favorite Easy to grow if in good soil.

Additional information

Flower month

June-July

Family

Paeoniaceae

Plant condition

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

Plant Type

Perennial

Plant Care

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

Habit

Bushy

Aspect

Any position sheltered or exposed

Tenderness

Hardy

Foliage colour

Green

Foliage

Deciduous Perennial Plant

Genus

Peony

Flower colour

White & crimson

Height & Spread in 5 yrs

1mx1m (3'x3')

Fragrant

No

Sun position

Sun or partial shade loving

Soil

Any fertile, moist, well drained soil

Pot size

HUGE 5.5lt (22cm Square) Deep Pot

Species

lactiflora

Toxicity

CAUTION: if eaten, can upset stomachs