Peonies are ultra tough -- and ultra beautiful. The plant practically rewards neglect with its gorgeous, showstopping early summer blooms. Plant Name: Paeonia officinalis Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 4 feet tall and wide
Paeonies (Paeonia officinalis) by Germany Walther, Johann Jakob, (born 1599 - died watercolour on paper. The 'Nassau Florilegium' was a manuscript florilegium compiled between ca 1650 and 1670 by Johann Jakob Walther.
Common Peonies are historical varieties, long grown for their late spring display of colourful and fragrant blooms. This selection forms a compact bush of dark green leaves, remaining attractive all season.