Our guide to favorite varieties in pinks, reds, yellows, and more
Photo courtesy of Monrovia Nursery
Shell pink blossoms with large orange centers are very fragrant. And the graceful plant rarely needs staking―it’s a good choice for beds and borders.
Bloom time is mid-spring; the plant grows 2 1/2 to 3 feet tall and 2 to 3 feet wide.
More: For information on where to buy and how to grow peonies in your climate, see Sunset's Planting peonies guide.