Paeonia lactiflora 'Monsieur Jules Elie'

Garden Peony

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Large, double-ruffled flowers
  • Fragrant bloom
  • Rose like petals
  • Blooms early June
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Pollinators

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: 30-36 in
Spread: 30-36 in
Price Level 1: $39.99~#3
Bloom Color: Pink
Zone: 3

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Low Maintenance
  • Border or Bed
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring Bloomer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Pollinators

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained