- Common Name: Herbaceous Peony, Paeony
- Position: Full sun
- Soil: Well-drained to moist but well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil
- Flowers: June
- Flower Colour: White
- Hardiness: Fully hardy
- Habit: Herbaceous perennial
(Miellez 1851) Large white flowers with crimson flecks on some of the central petals. Every flower is unique and the flecking may be more prominent in different seasons. A very floriferous and fragrant peony which is also an excellent cutting variety. The blooms are borne on strong stems and the foliage is lustrous and dark green. A thoroughly excellent and reliable peony. Mid season. Taller growing to around 95cm.
Paeonia lactiflora 'Festiva Maxima'
How to plant and care for peonies
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