Fiery Peony Foliage and Cut Flower Storageby
now but will be pretty in a few years.
Although it's a strange time of year to talk about peony cut flowers, I just found this link from the Martha Stewart Show and Peony's Envy farm. It talks about how to store cut peonyflowers...
Flowers and Thunderstormsby
Fantastic afternoon at the flower festival. All the beautiful irises and peonies... too. I may go back later this week as the peonies still had loads of buds waiting to pop.
More Flowers and Stormsby
Lots of Peonies and Roses today
and more crazy thunderstorms. We
made it back home just in time before the deluge.
Doctor tomorrow and I'm nervous.
Itoh Peony 'Kopper Kettle'by
Like 'Keiko' (see post here ), 'Kopper Kettle' is another intersectional or Itoh hybrid peony. These plants have large flowers held up on strong stems like their tree peony parents, but their foliage dies...
Coral Supreme Peony Bloom Progressionby
The two 'Coral Supreme' peonies in my front yard bloomed for the first time this year, and I captured a series of photos of one of the flowers to show how the it looked at each stage. The photos...
Time to Order Peoniesby
already: the herbaceous 'Kansas' from White Flower Farm and two 'Capital Red' tree peonies from Cricket Hill Garden... grandmother's garden after she passed away.
Peonies make fabulous cut flowers, lasting a week or...
Peony Bloom Saturdayby
One of three Peony Blooms from yesterday in my garden.These have grown below the clipped Viburnum... upwards they needed staking and have sweetly scented flowers.
The compact flower buds are amazing...