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Paeonia lactiflora 'Victoire de la Marne' (Peony 'Victoire de la Marne')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.9m
Max height
0.9m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name

Paeonia lactiflora 'Victoire de la Marne'

Other names

Peony 'Victoire de la Marne'

Genus

Paeonia Paeonia

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

Fragrance

Flowers are fragrant.

Habit

Clump-forming, Erect flower stem, Upright

Toxicity

All parts may cause discomfort if ingested.

Flower

Magenta in Summer

Foliage

Green in Spring; Green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Swift moth larvae Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Swift moth larvae

Honey fungus , Peony wilt Honey fungus , Peony wilt

General care

Pruning

Remove faded flowers. Cut back in autumn after the foliage has died down.

Propagation methods

Division


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Where to grow

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.

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)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Paeonia lactiflora 'Victoire de la Marne'

Other names

Peony 'Victoire de la Marne'

Genus

Paeonia Paeonia

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.

Foliage

Deciduous

Fragrance

Flowers are fragrant.

Habit

Clump-forming, Erect flower stem, Upright

Toxicity

All parts may cause discomfort if ingested.


Colour

Flower

Magenta in Summer

Foliage

Green in Spring; Green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Swift moth larvae

Specific diseases

Honey fungus , Peony wilt

General care

Pruning

Remove faded flowers. Cut back in autumn after the foliage has died down.

Propagation methods

Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

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.

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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