Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Paeonia tenuifolia Rubra Flora Plena (Fern Leaf Peony)

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


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture