Why Doesn't My Peony Bloom?

Peonies might not bloom because of new transplantation, shade overload, fertilizer overload, planting too deep or being too young. Clumping overgrowth, pests, disease or late freeze can be other reasons.

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About this Author

T.M. Samuels has been a freelance writer since 1993. She has published works in "Arthritis Today," "Alabama Living" and "Mature Years," and is the author of a gardening book. Samuels studied pre-medicine at Berry College.