Single; large flower, opens deep fuchsia purple. Two rows of large guard petals surround a yellow cluster of stamens, in center prominent, purple pistils. Side buds extend the flowering period. Medium tall plants are stoutly erect, stems and leaflets remain green and healthy into autumn, initial selection among seedlings was made in early autumn, earning the plant’s initial garden the name, September Green. Now offered for distribution for its uncommon flower color and favorable landscape presentation. Free standing, strong stems carry the flowers near the canopy, no support needed. It is an eye-catching peony in the perennials border. Flower loaded with pollen, attracts pollinators and beneficial insects.
Awards, Best Use & Distinctions
BeeLoved®; Hollingsworth's Best™; general garden and landscape use; perennial border; hybridizing; attracts pollinators and honey bees; deer resistant;
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Basic Growing Requirements
Full Sun. Water as needed, sensitive to overwatering and waterlog conditions. Soil pH 6.5-7. Fertile, well-draining soil.
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