Amazing Peonies at Royal Botanical gardens

akulina(5B)June 14, 2006

These beauties are:

Annisquam (I was blown away by this one! It is as huge and as frangrant as a dream!)


Catherine Fontijn

Elsa Sass

Ethel Mars


Jay Cee

Lake of Silver (ah, I love it, I adore it!)

Orlando Roberts

Reine Supreme

Rose Pearl - (it seems to be rare, I could not find it anywhere... But it is just breathtaking!)

Ruth Lokie

Salmon Glow (strange, I thought it supposed to be single)

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jackie_o(zone 5/6)

akulina those are breathtaking. Thank you for posting those big beautiful pictures for us.

    Bookmark   June 16, 2006 at 7:47PM
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laurelin(z5a/4b Upstate NY)

Yes, thank you - they are LOVELY. I don't have any of those - so many peonies, so little yard. . . .


    Bookmark   June 20, 2006 at 9:00AM
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Wonderful pictures. In looking at Carsten's website. I think the one you list as Salmon Glow is Salmon Glory. Both were hybridized by the same person. I evy you the chance to see the gardens.

    Bookmark   June 20, 2006 at 11:42AM
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maifleur, It is strange with Salmon Glow/Glory - I thought that it was a mix up too... I took pictures of all plant tags and markers - and it sais Glow... Probably their mistake. It happens. :) Stunning flower, whatever it is...

I tried to find some of these cultivars (very understandable craving, after that spectacular show!) - and could not. BTW, all of them pretty good landscapers, too. Hold their shape beautifully, strong stems. Anyway - no luck finding them anywhere.

Have anyone seen Rose Pearl, Lake of Silver and Annisquam for sale anywhere? These are my favourites...

    Bookmark   June 22, 2006 at 12:36PM
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Annisquam you can find at They used to have Rose Pearl you might ask if they are planning to have it next year. Do a search with the name of the peony preceeded with the word peony you might be able to find a better price.

    Bookmark   June 22, 2006 at 11:58PM
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