Paeonia lactiflora 'Festiva Maxima'

Garden Peony


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • White flowers with red highlights in the center
  • Large, loose form flowers
  • Fragrant
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Fragrant
Fragrant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers part-full sun.  Preform best in well drained, moist, rich soil.  Drought tolerant once established.

When planting ensure eye is planted 2 inches below ground.  Top dress with compost each fall.


Height: 32-34 in
Spacing: 24-36 in
Price Level 1: $24.99 ea.~#3
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 3-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Dried Flower/ Foliage
  • Fragrant
  • Border or Bed
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Low Maintenance
  • Mass Planting

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Groundhog Resistant

Exposure:

  • Partial Sun
  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water