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Paeonia lactiflora 'Lady Alexandra Duff'
common name: Peony
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -39°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
Clusters of double, pale blush-pink flowers with yellow stamens, freely produced over a long period in summer. Strong stems and abundant foliage.
Moist, well drained, deep, fertile soil in full sun or a little shade.
By division in early spring or autumn.
Graceful, informal appearance, very suited to cottage style plantings.
Raised by Kelway's about 1902. Named after Lady Alexandra Duff, the daughter of Princess Louise of Wales and the Duke of Fife.