Peony Roots - Festiva Maxima

Peony Roots - Festiva Maxima

Plant in Fall Pre-Order: Ships Fall 2024
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1 Root Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall $15.79
3 Roots Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall $41.99 11% Savings
5 Roots Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall $62.99 ($12.60/each) 20% Savings
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  • Recognized as the best double peony for southern gardens
  • Earned the prestigious Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit
  • Vigorous plants producing abundant blossoms
  • Early bloomer
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Fall
Color White
Growth Habit Clumping
Plant Height up to 39 inches
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, Rabbit

About Peony Roots - Festiva Maxima


Seed Type Root

Peony 'Festiva Maxima' captivates with its large, double, fragrant white blooms, occasionally adorned with splashes of crimson on the inner petals. Introduced in 1851, it quickly became a timeless favorite cherished for generations. Maintaining its allure throughout the growing season, its mounding, dark green foliage serves as an elegant backdrop. Gracing both the garden and indoor vases, Festva Maxima offers beauty and perfume, filling the room with its presence and delightful scent.

Planting Information

Planting Peony Roots - Festiva Maxima

Planting Season Fall
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth Top of Root Should Be No More Than 1 to 2 inches Below Soil
Plant Spacing 3 to 4 feet
Plant Height up to 39 inches
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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