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Q.Propagating Peonies

Zone 74343 | Anonymous added on May 16, 2021 | Answered

Can the small sprouts that come up around a peony be dug up by it’s self for replanting instead of digging up the whole plant?

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Answered on May 19, 2021

It might be possible to do this, but in order to include the eye that comes from the rhizome, you may have to dig around a bit, which could damage the rest of the plant. It might be safer to lift the plant and separate the parts from the rhizome.

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