Old Rose Dandy Peony

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Gorgeous peachy pink and red blooms, Old Rose Dandy Peony (Peonia 'Old Rose Dandy') features ruffled and fringed blossoms that add Tulip-like romance to the garden border and porch planter with the incredible fragrance of the Peony family!

Pollinator and florist favorites, these fragrant late spring to early summer blooms burst into fragrant delights that are long-lasting! You will enjoy plenty of buds for loads of both! The lush mounds of greenery are the perfect backdrops to the blooms and other plants in the garden for the remainder of the growing season!

Old Rose Dandy Peonies are extremely cold-hardy and grow quickly from the perennial rhizomes that have thick, fleshy roots with several 'eyes' each. These roots are hardy throughout USDA growing zones 3 through 8. Itoh Peony plants can live for up to 50 years! Itoh Peonies were created by cross-breeding herbaceous Peonies with Tree Peonies, creating these fantastic new hybrids!

Planting and Application:

Romantic blooms for the pollinator garden and cut flower border, these classic flouncy blooms look fantastic cottage garden and pathway edging plants. The lush greenery is a wonderful backdrop for other garden plants long after the flowers fade!

Old Rose Dandy Peony looks great in large planters and is fragrant accents that look great mixing and melding with almost any other type of flowering shrub or perennial! Any sunny location in the garden or porch planter is perfect for large or small landscapes!

  • Rosy Peachy Blooms & Red Accents
  • Fragrant Cut Flowers & Pollinator-Favorites
  • Long-Lasting & Fast Growing
  • Great in Sunny Gardens & Containers
  • Specimens, Focal Points & Romantic Accent Blooms

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Itoh Peony rhizomes have the strongest stems in full sun and grow best away from trees and shrubs, as competition for nutrients and moisture inhibits their growth. Plant in an enriched, well-drained environment. It is pretty low maintenance and prefers average moisture, in a decently sheltered environment for optimum growth, that also has good air circulation.

The enormous blooms may need staking to help support the stems against storms and the driving summer rain. Put down a 3-4 inch layer of arborist mulch chips around the base of your plant to hold in more moisture. For continued healthy growth, Deadhead the faded flowers and wait to trim down the foliage as the leaves begin to fade in the fall.

  • Full Sun & Partial Shade
  • Moderate Moisture & Well-Drained Soil
  • Long-Lived & Cold Hardy
  • Deadhead After Blooms Fade & Prune Late Fall After Foliage Yellows
  • Find Tips on Planting Bareroot Peony Here

There's nothing old about the incredibly fragrant Old Rose Dandy Itoh Peony! Get romantic flouncy and ruffled petals in rosy peachy hues with magenta-red accents! Order your own quality Peony rhizomes today from NatureHills.com!

Information About Bareroot Peonies

Bareroot Peonies are shipped as nice, 3-5 eye bareroot divisions. Their woody roots are not uniform, it is normal for each root to look slightly different.

Nature Hills Nursery ships bare-root Peonies in the fall according to your growing zone to ensure they will remain dormant all winter until emerging in spring.

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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Due to winter weather we have put a hold on shipping to the areas shown below in grey. You can still order now and we will ship the plant to you during an appropriate time for your zone.

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

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0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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Old Rose Dandy Peony Is Suited to Grow in Zones 3-8
Growing Zones 3-8
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Paeonia 'Old Rose Dandy'
Type Perennial
Mature Height 30 - 32 inches
Mature Spread 48 inches
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well Drained Soil
Moisture Moderate
Growth Rate Fast
Foliage Color Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time After Foliage Yellows
Fragrant Yes