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Botanical name: Paeonia lactiflora 'Victoire de la Marne'
Other names: Peony 'Victoire de la Marne'
Variety or cultivar: 'Victoire de la Marne' _ 'Victoire de la Marne' is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with erect stems bearing divided, mid-green leaves and large, solitary. fragrant, double, magenta flowers in summer.
Paeonia lactiflora 'Victoire de la Marne' is: Deciduous
Flower: Magenta in Summer
Foliage: Green in Spring; Green in Summer
Fragrance: Flowers are fragrant.
Habit: Clump-forming, Erect flower stem, Upright
Toxicity: All parts may cause discomfort if ingested.
Pruning: Remove faded flowers. Cut back in autumn after the foliage has died down.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Paeonia lactiflora 'Victoire de la Marne' (Peony 'Victoire de la Marne') will reach a height of 0.9m and a spread of 0.9m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance
Cultivation: Plant in moist, humus-rich, free-draining soil in full sun to partial shade. May need support. Resents being transplanted.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
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