Double Red Peony
Double Red Peony is a larger growing Peony. They are a style with double red blooms, with showy puffs of center petals. The double blooms are a real treat with fuller blossoms. The blossoms are supported by strong stems. It will grow from 32" to 36" tall and just as wide.
Double Red Peony will bloom from mid spring to early summer. This peony has a mild fragrance. Plant Double Red Peony in full sun and moist, well drained soil. When in flower, it will attract butterflies, hummingbirds, and bees. It makes a great cut flower for an indoor table vase. For an interesting display of the flowers, cut one about an inch from the bloom and float it in a bowl of water.
Peonies are also deer resistant. Plant Double Red Peony in a Cottage Garden, as a specimen, or in a perennial border. Mulch heavily in the fall to protect the roots.