Peony – Paeonia.
Bloom Time: Late spring and early summer
Growing Conditions: Requires a bit of sun and will grow in most soil conditions.
Care: Peonies come in reds, pinks, whites, and yellows and is an oldfashioned garden favorite. It prefers to be left alone once established and does not adjust very quickly when divided. Peony varieties with double blossoms may need staking or nearby plants to lean on. Single flowered varieties, however, are generally capable of standing on their own. The bushy foliage left after blooming is complete remains attractive throughout the growing season.