Paeonia lactiflora ‘Bowl of Beauty’
Peony ‘Bowl of Beauty’, Paeony ‘Bowl of Beauty’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Bowl of Beauty’ _ ‘Bowl of Beauty’ is an upright, bushy, herbaceous perennial with mid-green leaves divided into nine elliptic or lance-shaped leaflets and, from late spring into summer, strong, erect stems bearing large flowers with rose-pink outer petals and creamy-white inner petals.
Any part of the plant may cause stomach discomfort if consumed.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Cream, Pink in Summer
Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Eelworms (leaf and bud) , Caterpillars , Swift moth larvae
Peony wilt , Honey fungus
Remove faded flowers. Cut back in autumn after the foliage has died down.
WHERE TO GROW
Paeonia lactiflora ‘Bowl of Beauty’ (Peony ‘Bowl of Beauty’) will reach a height of 0.8m and a spread of 0.6m after 10-20 years.
Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Underplanting
Plant in moist but well-drained, preferably neutral to alkaline soil in full sun or partial shade. Site in a sheltered position. May need support. Resents being transplanted.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West