Opinions on the following peony varieties

bellarosa(z5/IL)February 4, 2006

Hi all,

For those of you who grow these varieties, can you give me your opinion on the following peonies:

- Chocolate Soldier

- Hit Parade

- Hari-a-Nin

- Pink Pom Pom

- Henry Beckstoe

- Amabilis

Thank you!

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ruud_warmerdam

Chocolate Soldier - the darkest red single peony I know, dependable grower and bloomer, very hard to get (in fact, if you know of a good address for purchasing, please let me know)
Henry Bockstoce - the tallest fullest red around. Very bright red and massive plant display. Thumb-thick stems, huge flowers, very high habitat. Possibly the latest blooming true red peony.
Amabilis - beautiful pink. High flower production. Very common in Holland.

Here is a link that might be useful: Peony information and catalogue of quality peonies

    Bookmark   February 13, 2006 at 2:45PM
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