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Duchesse de Nemours Peony

SKU: AM014833
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In cultivation for over 150 years, ‘Duchesse de Nemours’ Peony will add a timeless elegance to your garden's border. Pure white double blooms with a hint of gold at the center, lend a glow and a sweet fragrance to a garden setting. Lovely cut flowers too! (Paeonia lactiflora)
key features
Botanical Name
Paeonia lactiflora Duchesse de Nemours
Bee Friendly, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Mass Plantings
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Mature Height
30-36" tall
Mature Spread
30-36" wide
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer


30-36" tall x 30-36" wide. True garden royalty, the pure white blossoms of ‘Duchesse de Nemours’ Peony float like cumulus clouds making you want to plant more, more! The cut flowers are stunning - fragrant and elegant, cut them when the buds are not yet open for maximum enjoyment. Blooming in late spring to early summer, include Peonies with different bloom times for an extended season of fragrance and flowers. Plant in compost enriched well-drained soil in full sun or light shade and provide medium moisture. They are cold-hardy, deer and rabbit resistant, and butterflies love them. Winner of the RHS Award of Garden Merit.