Moisture retentive soil
Well drained soil
A wonderful shade of deep pillar box red and fully double, 'Command Performance's' luscious flowers command attention if only for their size - each bloom can reach 20cm across.
One of the earliest to bloom, 'First Arrival' produces large semi double pink flowers suffused deeper pink at their centre surrounding a boss of golden yellow stamens. Stunning foliage too.
During late spring Paeonia emodi produces large, single pure-white flowers with golden stamens. These stunning blooms are hermaphrodite, having both male and female organs, & are pollinated by insects
'Bowl of Beauty' lives up to its name, it has beautiful single bowl-shaped flowers with a stunning pink outer rim of petals and a gorgeous cream centre.
'Doreen' is a real show-stopper, strong upright stems bear large, single fuchsia-pink flowers with a yellow anemone-centre during summer. 'Doreen' s flowers are extremely fragrant making her perfect
This Paeonia has to be one of the oldest (dating back to 1856) and is without doubt one of the most popular cultivars available. The double, creamy-white blooms have a gorgeous scent.
A truly lovely single Paeony with slightly ruffled and crimped white petals surrounding a large centre of golden yolk-yellow stamens - a excellent case of 'Less is More'.
Deservedly popular for its striking deep reddish-pink flowers packed with layers upon layers of petals, 'Paul M. Wild' is a quintessential herbaceous paeony.