Paeonia lactiflora 'Gardenia'
Very fragrant, creamy white, double blooms blushed with pink open from pink buds. Golden stamens. Strong stems and glossy dark green foliage. Great cutflower.
Blooms best in full sun but will tolerate afternoon shade. Prefers a deep, well-drained, fertile, slightly alkaline soil. Remove old foliage in fall to prevent disease. Attractive to butterflies.
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