Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield'

Garden Peony


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • This variety had been a favorite for over 100 years!
  • Semi-double crimson flowers
  • Late blooming
  • Known for dependability and low maintenance
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: $25.99 ea.~#3
Bloom Color: Red
Zone: 3-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

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

Critter Resistance:

  • Groundhog Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Soil Moisture:

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