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Peony 'Sarah Bernhardt'

Paeonia lactiflora 'Sarah Bernhardt'

Paeonia lactiflora 'Sarah Bernhardt by Mike Bowler (CC BY 2.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

3 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Peony 'Sarah Bernhardt' Overview

Paeonia lactiflora 'Sarah Bernhardt' is a herbaceous perennial cultivar that typically grows to around 90cm tall and wide. It produces dark green, divided leaves and scented, double, rose-pink blooms measuring around 20cm across. These are produced in early summertime and the inner petals are attractively ruffled. This cultivar has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.

Common problems with Peony 'Sarah Bernhardt'

How to propagate Peony 'Sarah Bernhardt'

Division

Divide in autumn or early in spring.

Special features of Peony 'Sarah Bernhardt'

Attractive flowers