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    Etched Salmon

    $38.70 $64.50
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    🚚 Shipping Starts: Last week of September '24
    📦 Quantity per Package: 1 Bare Rooted Plant

    ☀️ Light Required: Full sun / Partial Shade
    🌷 Height: 32-36"
    🌸 Blooming Period: May - Jun
    🌱 Bulb Size: 2/3 eyes
    Planting Distance: 24-30''
    Planting Depth: 1''
    📍 Hardiness Zone: Zone 3-8
    🦌 Deer Resistant: Yes
    Etched Salmon

    About Etched Salmon

    Meet one of our bestsellers Peony Etched Salmon, a botanical gem that adds a touch of elegance to your garden. Its captivating, salmon-hued petals create a masterpiece in your garden. Ideal for both novice and seasoned gardeners, this perennial beauty brings joy year after year.

    • Distinctive coloring: gorgeous salmon hues with delicately etched edges.
    • Adaptable soil: thrives in well-drained soil, suitable for various garden types.
    • Low maintenance: requires minimal care for busy garden enthusiasts.
    • Versatile blooms: perfect for cut arrangements or as a stunning focal point.
    • Height: 32-36’’

    How to plant and take care of Peony Etched Salmon

    • Planting depth: place bulbs 1-2 inches below the soil surface.
    • Sunlight needs: provide full to partial sunlight for optimal growth.
    • Watering routine: keep soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.
    • Fertilization: apply a balanced fertilizer in spring for robust flowering.
    • Winter care: mulch around the base to protect from harsh winter conditions.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    For optimal growth and vibrant blooms, choose a planting site for Etched Salmon Peony bulbs that receives full to partial sunlight. These peonies thrive in well-drained, fertile soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH. Ensure the planting location has good air circulation to prevent diseases. Space multiple bulbs at least three feet apart to allow ample room for growth. Make sure you don’t plant the Peonies too deep, 1-2 inches is really the maximum.

    After Etched Salmon Peony bulbs have bloomed, it's crucial to deadhead the spent flowers promptly. This encourages the plant to redirect energy from seed production back into bulb development. Trim the faded blooms just below the flower head. As the season progresses, allow the foliage to naturally wither and turn yellow. Avoid cutting it back prematurely, as the leaves play a vital role in photosynthesis. Once the foliage has yellowed, carefully remove it, and consider applying a layer of mulch around the bulbs to protect them during winter. This practice ensures a healthy cycle for the next blooming season.

    The ideal time to plant Etched Salmon Peony bulbs depends on your geographical location and local climate conditions. In general, peonies, including Etched Salmon variety, are best planted in the fall. Planting in the fall allows the bulbs to establish their root systems before the onset of winter, ensuring a robust start in the following spring.

    For regions with milder winters or where the ground doesn't freeze significantly, planting in early spring is also a viable option. If you plant Peonies in Spring, it can take a little longer for the roots to grow, but it is a good option.

    The sprouting time for Etched Salmon Peony bulbs can vary, but generally, you can expect to see shoots emerging from the soil within 3 to 6 weeks after planting. Factors such as soil temperature, sunlight exposure, and individual bulb characteristics influence the speed of sprouting. Warmer soil temperatures typically promote faster growth. To support and monitor sprouting, maintain consistent soil moisture without waterlogging. Once the shoots appear, continue to provide proper care, ensuring they receive adequate sunlight and nutrients. With patience and proper conditions, these peony bulbs will develop into lush, flowering plants, rewarding your garden with their enchanting beauty.

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