Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Fall
Color Red
Growth Habit Clumping
Bloom Season Late Spring through Early Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fragrant
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Outdoor
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Old Faithful - Peony Roots


Seed Type Root

Recognized with the esteemed American Peony Society's Gold Medal and Award of Landscape Merit, Old Faithful Peony Roots shine as an undeniable treasure. This remarkable peony variety boasts strikingly voluminous and intensely rich crimson blossoms, exhibiting a fully double form that exudes theatrical allure. Its late midseason blooming period graces gardens with a vibrant burst of color and beauty, lending a rejuvenating touch when other flora may be waning. A highly prized asset to any garden, Old Faithful is an essential choice for flower enthusiasts seeking to indulge in nature's splendor.

Planting Information

Planting Old Faithful - Peony Roots

Planting Season Fall
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth Top of Root Should Be No More Than 1 to 2 inches Below Soil
Plant Height 24 to 36 inches
Plant Spacing 3 to 4 feet
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Bulb Size 2 to 3 eyes
View our Peony Planting Guide to learn more.

Companions Plants

Companion Plants for Old Faithful - Peony Roots