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Peony Kansas (Herbaceous) in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Paeonia lactiflora 'Kansas'

 

Peony 'Kansas' (Herbaceous)

These plants form a clump as they get older and flowers that are singles, semi double and multi petalled range from white through to red. Leaves are simple, shiny and mid to dark green in colour. There is also a Japanese and tree peony which grows taller. 'Kansas' is a strong peony with large, double blooms of pinkish red in early summer.

 
plant Features
  • Peony Kansas (Herbaceous) likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Peony Kansas (Herbaceous) likes very little water

    Very little water

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

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Peony Kansas (Herbaceous) likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

 
Similar plants are available to buy from 4 store(s) in the UK
 
plant information

Common name

Peony 'Kansas' (Herbaceous)

Latin name

Paeonia lactiflora 'Kansas'

type

Herbaceous Perennials

family

Paeoniaceae

ph

6.0 - 8.5 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Peony Kansas (Herbaceous) likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

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

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Soil

    Peony Kansas (Herbaceous) likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

  • Water

    Peony Kansas (Herbaceous) 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 Peony Kansas (Herbaceous) is 1.00meters x 0.80meters 1.00 M 0.80 M

Paeonia lactiflora 'Kansas'

These plants form a clump as they get older and flowers that are singles, semi double and multi petalled range from white through to red. Leaves are simple, shiny and mid to dark green in colour. There is also a Japanese and tree peony which grows taller. 'Kansas' is a strong peony with large, double blooms of pinkish red in early summer.


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.

 

Flowering Season

From Mid Spring TO Early Summer

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

 
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