‘Buckeye Belle' Peony
Early bloom. Intense maroon red semi-double flowers with bright golden stamens. Very strong stems; good cut flower.
- Maroon-red semi-double flowers
- Blooms early spring
- Fragrant; good cut flower
Fragrant flowers provide breathtaking beauty in early summer, and handsome foliage turns red in fall. Bushy plants grow up to 3' tall and require no special care. Zones 3-8. Full Sun to Partial Shade. Deer tend to avoid.
Plant with the eyes (new buds at the crown) no more than 2" below soil level and apply fertilizer or compost in spring. They take a while to establish, often 3 years before first bloom.
- Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade
- Water: Average
- Height: 36 inches
- Space: 24-36 inches