Paeonia lactiflora Sarah Bernhardt

 

Paeonia lactiflora Sarah Bernhardt. A highly attractive perennial with beautifully ornamental foliage. Blooms in the summer with fragrant double blooms of apple blossom pink. Will find itself at home in a mixed herbaceous or shrub border. Having a max height and Spread of 90 Cm x 90 Cm.

 

Plant in moist fertile well drained soil in a sheltered site. Shade from morning sun, Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.