My peonies come up, look healthy, form buds, but never flower. The buds...
My peonies come up, look healthy, form buds, but never flower. The buds simply die. The buds form to the size of a marble and then simply die. A flower never comes out. This has happen the last two years. Tell me what to do.
Sounds like boytritis blight...you need to clean the old foliage out after a hard freeze in the fall and discard it. As soon as the peonies come up spray them once a week or so with mancozeb or copper sulfate...these are fungicides that help protect the plant from fungal pathogens.