One of the most romantic, fragrant and sentimental favorites, peonies are prolific bloomers, perfect for vases and gift bouquets and prettier than a Pinterest pin.
Karl Rosenfield / Cherry-Red Peony
‘Karl Rosenfield’ is a garden classic. Widely considered one of the best red double peonies, this mid-season variety boasts huge, cherry-red blooms that are showstoppers in the early summer garden and stunning in bouquets. With sturdy stems and a long vase life, these fragrant flowers are excellent for cutting.
Sarah Bernhardt / Pastel Pink Peony
‘Sarah Bernhardt’ is a beloved Peony with large double flowers in fresh, pastel pink. Introduced in 1906, this longtime favorite blooms dependably year after year and presents a healthy amount of emerald green foliage to add interest to the garden throughout the season. Also known for its fragrance, ‘Sarah Bernhardt’ makes a great cut flower – try it in arrangements or float it all by itself in a simple bowl. Like all peonies, this one is deer resistant, cold hardy and extremely long-lived.
Felix Crousse / Magenta-Red Peony
‘Felix Crousse’ Peony produces double magenta-red blooms which are highly fragrant and attract butterflies. This variety of peony makes for excellent cut flowers. Smaller size, 28-32″ tall, also makes this a great peony for full sun border displays.
Festiva Maxima / White Peony
‘Festiva Maxima’ has been a garden favorite for more than 150 years! Large white flowers, handsome foliage, and enchanting fragrance are the hallmarks of this beloved early-season peony. Burgundy spring growth and yellow fall color add to the charm of ‘Festiva Maxima’. Makes a stunning specimen in the early summer garden. Strong stems are excellent for cutting.