Paeonia ‘Scarlett O’Hara’ (Peony)


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3 Gallon Pot. ‘Scarlet O’Hara’ is an herbaceous (soft-stemmed) peony. It is the result of a cross between P. lactiflora and P. officinalis. This is a shrubby perennial that, each year, will typically grow 30-38” tall by mid-spring, bloom, display attractive foliage throughout the summer and early fall, and then die to the ground after frost. Large, single, fragrant flowers feature scarlet red petals with gold center stamens. Flowers appear in early to mid-season.

Common Name: peony
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Paeoniaceae
Zone: 4 to 8
Height: 2.50 to 3.00 feet
Spread: 2.00 to 2.50 feet
Bloom Time: May
Bloom Description: Red
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Water: Medium
Maintenance: Medium
Flower: Showy, Fragrant
Attracts: Butterflies
Tolerate: Rabbit, Deer