During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Benjamin Franklin Peony - 1 root division
Botanical Name: Paeonia
Description: Benjamin Franklin peony is a dark red with a lavender touch. Wonderfully fragrant, blooming around Memorial Day.
Bloom Time Late Spring
Foliage Color Green
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Type/Size 2-3 eye
Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9