Peony Plant
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how deep to plant peonies

Zone Michigan | judybrown989 added on August 25, 2015 | Answered

Peony will not bloom. I have four plants and only one blooms and it only had two blooms this year. Others have none.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on August 27, 2015

The eye buds of the Peony should be above the soil level. Peonies that are planted to deep will likely not bloom or show few flowers.
There are several other requirements for Peonies to bloom, the links below will help you pinpoint the issue.
Remember it can take at least 3 years for newly planted Peonies to bloom.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/peony/peony-care.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/peony/why-your-peony-buds-but-never-flowers.htm

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