Peony Images Free (Part II)

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And a half to two inches deep it is very important that the crown not be placed any lower as the peony then may not bloom by roots that are two or three years old without these three plump eyes to get blooms the first year peonies take about four to five years to mature and flower so growing from seed is only for those with great patience after digging and amending your whole parsley backfill pat down and add water when the water has been absorbed placed your roots on top with the eyes up and the down the ice should be no more than 2 inches below ground level finish backfilling your whole firm gently and water well if planting container plants plant them at the same depth they were in their containers your new peonies should not be let to dry out and should be watered weekly once established in further seasons they are quite drought tolerant peonies are heavy feeders and require fertilizer in the late fall and at flowering time compost or well rotted manure is ideal placed in a circle around the plant do not place the manure on top of the plant's crown as this might hurt the new growth if you are using a granular fertilizer choose a well balanced formula like 10 10 10 and use about a quarter cup if you are planting varieties with large heavy double blooms they may require staking to keep their heads up out of the dirt your supports or hoops should be placed before the leaves unfold thanks












 

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