Highly sought after and prized for the huge, blooms and lush foliage, Itoh Peonies steal the show. A genius cross between exotic tree peonies and perennial herbaceous peonies, these colorful gems produce all season long with up to 50 decadent blooms apiece.
Hardiness Zones 3-8
Mature Height 23 - 27 inches
Bloom Time Midseason (Mid to late spring)
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Glossy, deep green leaves. Very ornamental through-out the growing season. The new growth in spring is a copper-burgundy and turns a soft yellow in the fall
Mature Spread :
24 - 36 inches
36 - 48 inches
Planting Instructions :
Dig a hole large enough to spread out roots without bending them. Set crown with buds 1" below ground-level. Water in thoroughly. Plant at least 6 weeks before ground freezes.
Soil Moisture :
Well-drained, deep, fertile soil
Will Tolerate :
Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Pruning Instructions :
Remove spent flower stems after flowering to maintain an attractive bush type perennial all summer long.
Winter Care :
Mulch +/- 2" in the first year
Planting Depth :
Set crown with buds 1" below ground-level.
Watering Requirements :
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year
Special Care :
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.
Orders for gift certificates will be shipped immediately.
Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August.
General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated
schedule.Large orders may be shipped in more than one
package.Your order confirmation will have an estimated shipping time.When your order is actually shipped you will be sent
an updated shipping estimate.You may check your order status at any time on this website using your email or account number
provided on your order confirmation.Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48
contiguous states. Click here for zone map.
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