The flowers of the beautiful Peony rose, Paeony Couronne d'Or remind me of raspberry ripple ice cream!
The beautiful red flecked, white, chrysanthemum-type, flowers with yellow centres, just conjure up memories of raspberry ripple ice cream for me, they look nearly good enough to eat in a sundae. I hasten to add that I do not advise eating the petals or any other part of this beautiful paeony flower.
Paeonies, also referred to as Paeony Rose are hugely symbolic in the East are widely grown in Ireland and the UK for their incredibly showy blooms.
flowers on this Paeony Couronne d'Or will grow up to 80cm - 1m in height on sturdy stems though they may need staking. Allow up to 1 metre around each plant for it to spread.
Loved as both a garden flower and as a cut flower Paeony Couronne d'Or is strongly fragrant
These Paeony roots can be planted between November - April either into pots or the open ground using a good quality, humus rich soil or compost.
For best results, feed regularly with the organic plant food, Nature Safe Atlantic Seaweed Liquid Feed.
All my perennial plants are supplied as "bare roots". This means that they are not potted and will need to be potted or planted when you receive them.
All my perennial Plant roots are supplied to me loose in timber crates or cardboard boxes and my packaging is all paper and cardboard so that no plastic is used in the packaging of these perennial roots