Peony tenuifolia 'Merry Mayshine'

An unusual form of the wild species peony tenuifolia with stunning, deep red single cup-shaped flowers and large golden centres. It has feathery, delicate foliage - hence its common name, the Fern Leaf Peony. More
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An unusual form of the wild species peony tenuifolia with stunning, deep red single cup-shaped flowers and large golden centres. It has feathery, delicate foliage – hence its common name, the Fern Leaf Peony.

Genus Paeonia
Variety Merry Mayshine
Type Perennial
Common Name Fern leaf Peony
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained, Well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
Spacing 40cm (16in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in moist, humus-rich, free-draining soil. Plant crowns just below the surface with resting buds no more than 3cm below the soil.
Care Tips In early spring apply a balanced slow-release fertiliser around the base of the plant and mulch with well-rotted compost, avoid burying the crown. Deadhead after flowering. Will not flower in first year.
Flowering June
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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