Mother’s Choice Peony. Fragrant! (APS Gold Medal Winner)
Mother’s Choice peony produces very large, fragrant flowers. Great in a bridal bouquet!
Breathtaking cream-white blossoms of Mother’s Choice peony make it a well-paid cut flower. Awards: APS Gold Medal (1994).
3-5 eye root
Hybridizer: Glasscock, 1950
Height: 3 ft
Bloom time: mid-late
Hardiness zone: 2
Peonies should be grown in a full sun, well draining location. Plant peony roots in humus-rich soil and cover the roots with 1-2 inches of dirt; when planted too deep they won’t flower. A peony plant can live for 50 years or longer and requires little care. Deer and rabbits tend to avoid peonies.