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A picture of a Paeonia officinalis 'Rubra Plena'

Paeonia officinalis 'Rubra Plena'

Paeonia officinalis 'Rubra Plena'

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

75cm

Max

75cm

40cm

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Paeonia officinalis 'Rubra Plena' Overview

This long-living, perennial shrub bears distinctive, mid green foliage, divided into oval leaflets. Has double flowers with ruffled, pink-red petals in late spring.

Common problems with Paeonia officinalis 'Rubra Plena'

How to propagate Paeonia officinalis 'Rubra Plena'

Cuttings

Propagate by seed in autumn (may take up to 3 years to germinate), tuberous species by root cuttings in winter, tree peonies by semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

Seed

Tubers

Grafting

Grafting in winter.

Division

Perennials may also be propagated by division in autumn or early spring.

Other uses of Paeonia officinalis 'Rubra Plena'

Border, wildflower/meadow, cutting bed