How to Grow Tree Peonies?

Answer Peonies are graceful and beautiful plants to have in a garden. They come in tree-peony varieties and herbaceous varieties. It can be a lot of fun mixing up the varieties in the same garden. Tree pe... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Grow Tree Peonies

Will peonies grow under a cedar tree?

Under a cedar tree isn't a good location for peonies for several reasons. Peonies prefer full sun, although they will bloom with four to six hours of direct sun. In addition, gardening experts say ... Read More »

Will snow hurt tree peonies?

Snow cover in the winter actually protects the root ball of tree peonies. In cold areas with low snowfall, peonies should be mulched. A late freeze after the peony has leafed out in the spring will... Read More »

Will tree peonies thrive in an area shaded by trees?

Tree peonies thrive in an area with four to five hours of sunlight per day and well-drained soil. Too much sun fades flowers, while too little sun limits blooming. Tree peonies are easily grown in ... Read More »

Can peonies grow in Texas?

Peonies technically can grow in Texas. However, herbaceous peonies generally need a climate with freezing temperatures in order to produce flowers. Tree peonies, which do not need as severe tempera... Read More »