Paeonia lactiflora 'Doctor Alexander Fleming'
USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8
Huge, double, hot pink spring blooms on this long-lived peony. Great cut flower, very adaptable to most soils. Attractive, deeply lobed foliage. An excellent speciman, foundation, or border plant. Cut flowers are long-lasting in fresh bouquets.
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips
Best in fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil. Keep soil moist, watering freely in dry weather. Remove faded flowers.
When to Divide
early spring or fall
(Dianthus Early Bird),
English Lavender/Lavandula a. (Perennial)
Tall Bearded Iris
Little Titch Catmint
Characteristics & Attributes
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Season of Interest (Foliage)