Paeonia lactiflora Sarah Bernhardt (Garden Peony)

This perennial garden peony produces large blooms of light pink with a centre of bright yellow petaloids. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Salt tolerant
Fragrant

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Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture

Star-shaped chartreuse flowers in loose clusters on light green soft, velvety leaves that are partially folded. Toothed scalloped lobes are hairy and the leaves sparkle with the morning dew. Clumping.

Blooms in early spring-summer
6-12 in tall x 12-24 in spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Self-seeding; remove spent flowers to avoid spread

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Single purple flowers grow in clusters on strong stems that rise above the persistent, narrow compact foliage. Mounded habit. SEEDS ARE STERILE

Blooms mid-summer
0.5-1 ft x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant

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Creamy white cup-shaped flowers with deep-purple spotted throats form on tall spikes with glossy deep green foliage. Rapid growth rate.

Blooms late spring through mid-fall
1.5-2 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant

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This perennial features blooms of  crisp white standards and falls on tall slender stalks with narrow, sword-shaped green leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
2-3 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Salt tolerant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds

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Known for their large flower heads, these shrubs and their abundant blooms bring a touch of charm and whimsy to any backyard or garden. This variety produces large, rounded flower clusters that open lime-green, turn brilliant white during summer, then back to pale green as the season progresses, finally fading in the fall. Rapid growth rate.

Blooms early summer
3-5 ft tall x 4-6 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Salt Tolerant
Drought tolerant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Tolerant to juglone
Neutral pH preference
Deciduous

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(Early Start™ Series) This perennial features bright bubblegum pink flowers with dark pink eyes, along with foliage of broad, elliptical medium green leaves that grow in a stoloniferous habit. Blooms earlier than other Phlox. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early-to-mid summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Fragrant

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This perennial garden peony produces large blooms of rich deep fuchsia-red with a centre of bright yellow petaloids. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Salt tolerant
Fragrant

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This small peony produces semi double scarlet red blooms with ruffled edges and a centre of bright yellow petaloids on foliage that is uniquely fern-like. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
1.5 ft tall x 1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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