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Nightlife Peony

A perennial favorite in the flower garden

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  • flowering dateLate spring to early summer
  • hardiness zone3-8
  • height36 - 48 inches
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • ship as2-3 EYE BAREROOT
  • sun exposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
Sought after for its colorful, massive blooms and strong sweet fragrance, it's no wonder the peony continues to be one of the most universally beloved of all perennials!

Specifications
Light: Full sun to partial shade
Height: 36-48"
Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer
Size: Bareroot
Zone: 3 to 8
Spread: 2-3'
Deer tend to avoid.

Product Details

  • botanical namePaeonia lactiflora 'Black Beauty'
  • flowering dateLate spring to early summer
  • flower colorBlack
  • flower formEarly, Double Black/Red flower
  • foliage typeGlossy, deep green leaves that are very ornamental through-out the growing season. The new growth in spring is a copper-burgundy and turns a soft yellow in the fall
  • growth rateSlow to moderate
  • hardiness zone3-8
  • height36 - 48 inches
  • planting instructionsPlant with eyes 2" below soil level. Planting too deep will result in poor flowering.
  • pruningAfter flowering
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • shipping seasonSpring
  • ship as2-3 EYE BAREROOT
  • soil requirementPrefers well-drained, moist garden loam but is very adaptable to wide range of soil types.
  • spacing24 - 36 inches
  • spread24 - 36 inches
  • sun exposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • winter careNone, except to mulch the first winter. Remove in early spring before growth starts

Shipping Schedule

When will my order ship?

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

2024 Spring Shipping Schedule
Zone Most Dormant Bareroot & Potted Perennials, and Shrubs
3A-3B 4/29/24 - 5/31/24
4A-4B 4/29/24 - 5/31/24
5A 4/18/24 - 5/31/24
5B 3/25/24 -5/31/24
6A 3/11/24 - 5/31/24
6B 2/26/24 - 5/31/24
7A 2/22/24 - 5/31/24
7B 2/19/24 - 5/31/24
8A 2/15/24 - 5/10/24
8B 2/12/24 - 5/10/24
9A-10B 2/5/24 - 5/10/24
Last Order Date Zones 3A - 7B: 5/27/24
Zones 8A - 10B: 5/10/24

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