The Best Place to Plant a Peony Tree

Tree peonies are best grown in USDA hardiness zones 4 through 9. They are best planted in well-drained soil and sunshine, though they will tolerate partial shade, especially in a hot areas. If growing in the colder zones, they'll need some protection in winter (mulching) or flowering will suffer.

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