Colours and style: The colours of peonies are exquisite from classic white, to pretty pale and baby pinks to bright striking coral and even deep maroons.
Features: A very large flower with lots of fluffy, layered romantic petals and a long green stem with dark green leaves.
Shelf life and storage: Very tight buds pop open to display a large fluffy bloom which can last around a week, up to two weeks, from bud to full bloom.
Season: Locally they have a short season usually only a few weeks long around November-December. Imports can be available at other times through out the year.
Use: These stunning blooms are very popular with brides for wedding bouquets and due to their large size are a great feature flower in table centrepieces and large floral displays.