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Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield' (Peony 'Karl Rosenfield')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.75m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.75m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
5-10 years
To maturity
Toxic - Any part of the plant may cause stomach discomfort if consumed.
Toxic - Any part of the plant may cause stomach discomfort if consumed.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield'

Other names: Peony 'Karl Rosenfield'

Genus: Paeonia Paeonia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Karl Rosenfield' _ 'Karl Rosenfield' is an herbaceous perennial with attractive divided mid-green leaves. In late spring and early summer, it bears large, double, crimson flowers.


Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield' is: Deciduous

Flower: Crimson in Spring; Crimson in Summer

Foliage: Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer

Habit: Clump-forming

Toxicity: Any part of the plant may cause stomach discomfort if consumed.

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Caterpillars , Swift moth larvae Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Caterpillars , Swift moth larvae

Specific diseases: Peony wilt , Honey fungus Peony wilt , Honey fungus

General care

Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield' (Peony 'Karl Rosenfield') will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.75m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Underplanting

Cultivation: Plant in moist, humus-rich, free-draining soil in full sun to partial shade. May take a while to establish before flowering; moving the plant will disrupt flowering for this reason.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield'

Other names: Peony 'Karl Rosenfield'

Genus: Paeonia Paeonia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Karl Rosenfield' _ 'Karl Rosenfield' is an herbaceous perennial with attractive divided mid-green leaves. In late spring and early summer, it bears large, double, crimson flowers.


Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield' is: Deciduous

Flower: Crimson in Spring; Crimson in Summer

Foliage: Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer

Habit: Clump-forming

Toxicity: Any part of the plant may cause stomach discomfort if consumed.

Watch out for

Specific pests: Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Caterpillars , Swift moth larvae

Specific diseases: Peony wilt , Honey fungus

General care

Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...


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Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield' (Peony 'Karl Rosenfield') will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.75m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Underplanting

Cultivation: Plant in moist, humus-rich, free-draining soil in full sun to partial shade. May take a while to establish before flowering; moving the plant will disrupt flowering for this reason.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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