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Delavay Peony in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Paeonia delavayi

 

Delavay Peony

Paeonia Delavayi is a deciduous, upright shrub with dark green foliage, tinged with bronze and a blue underside. It bears large yellow flower heads, orange towards the centre with visible yellow stamens.

 
plant Features
  • Delavay Peony likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Delavay Peony likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Delavay Peony is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Delavay Peony likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

 
Available to buy from 2 store(s) in the UK
 
plant information

Common name

Delavay Peony

Latin name

Paeonia delavayi

type

Herbaceous Perennials

family

Paeoniaceae

ph

6.0 - 8.5 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Delavay Peony likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

    Delavay Peony is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Soil

    Delavay Peony likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

  • Water

    Delavay Peony likes very little water

    Very little water

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant
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    When the plant will bloom

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Delavay Peony is 1.00meters x 1.20meters 1.00 M 1.20 M

Paeonia delavayi

Paeonia Delavayi is a deciduous, upright shrub with dark green foliage, tinged with bronze and a blue underside. It bears large yellow flower heads, orange towards the centre with visible yellow stamens.


Flowering Season

From Mid Spring TO Early Summer

Peony flowers can be singles, semi double and multi petalled range from white through to red.

 

Planting Outdoors

From Early Autumn TO Mid Autumn

Make a hole more than large enough for the plant add plenty of well rotted compost or manure and mix with the soil before planting approximately 2 inches below the surface, water in well.

 
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