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Peony Roots - Auguste Dessert

Peony Roots - Auguste Dessert

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2 Roots Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall Original Price: $35.99 Sale Price: $25.19
4 Roots Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall Original Price: $64.99 Sale Price: $45.49 10% Savings
10 Roots Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall Original Price: $112.99 Sale Price: $79.09 ($7.91/each) 37% Savings
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  • This sweetly simple heirloom peony is one of the most photographed flowers on Instagram
  • Note: Fall-Planted Peonies Ship to All Zones Beginning in October
  • Late Spring to Early Summer Blooming, Easy to Grow
  • Cheerful Colors, Classic Peony
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Fall
Color Pink
Growth Habit Clumping
Bloom Season Late Spring through Early Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fragrant
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Outdoor
Plant Resistance Deer

About Peony Roots - Auguste Dessert


Seed Type Root

If you're looking for an intensely beautiful peony to add to your garden, this is a great option. The August Dessert peony has vibrant pink-red petals with silvery edges. This lightly-fragranced peony was introduced in 1920 and has been a favorite of gardeners ever since.

Planting Information

Planting Peony Roots - Auguste Dessert

Planting Season Fall
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth Top of Root Should Be No More Than 1 to 2 inches Below Soil
Plant Height 24 to 36 inches
Plant Spacing 3 to 4 feet
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Bulb Size 2 to 3 Eyes
View our Peony Planting Guide to learn more.

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