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How to grow peonies, Paeonia lactiflora, Peonies, when to fertilize peonies -

There is no plant here at Natchez Glen that I have a more complicated relationship with than Paeonia, the peony. I love that moment in spring where their goblet-shaped flowers develop and grab attention from all the other plants. I hate when that moment is over. And in warm climates in can, in fact, be only a moment. They do very little the rest of the year. So the question becomes, is it worth it? The answer is yes, no, and it depends. 

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