Peony Plant


Anonymous added on June 16, 2011 | Answered

I live in Florida and I was up North and got a root of peony, planted it in a pot to bring it home. I live in southern Florida and wondered where I should plant this and if you think it will live?

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    Answered on June 17, 2011

    They will have a hard time surviving because it is a bit too warm, but it is worth trying. I would plant it in a semi-shady location, to make sure it gets some sun but also protection from heat.

    I will warn you, peonies are notoriously picky about being moved. When you plant or move a peony, it can take 1-6 years before they bloom.

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