Raspberry Sundae peony is our best seller! Incredibly showy, large flowers with mild fragrance. 3-5 eye root Colour: Pink, white, and yellow Flower size: Large Fragrant: Yes (soft, sweet) Bloom time: early-mid Height: 2.5-3 ft Width: 2.5-3 ft Hardiness: 3 Bare root plant. Pick up in Halifax in fall or can be mailed to a Canadian address.
Festiva Maxima Peony is another garden favourite! Huge double blooms with an occasional tinge of crimson or pink make it a great garden plant and cut flower. Plant early, midseason, and late varieties to extend peony bloom time to 6 weeks. Bloom time: early. Awards: Royal Horticultural Society’s Award of Garden Merit. Spacing: 2-3 ft. Height: 3 ft. Hardiness zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Festiva Maxima peony is deer and rabbit resistant, as are all peonies.
3-5 eye roots. Can be picked up in Halifax in fall 2020, or can be mailed within Canada.
Yellow peony Bartzella is our best selling Itoh peony! Fully double, large flowers and disease-resistant foliage. Does not last long as a cut flower; instead, try floating a flower in a bowl with water. A rare yellow peony. Strong stems that don't require staking. Colour: Yellow Flower size: Large, double Fragrant: yes Bloom time: midseason Height: 3' Width: 3'-4' Hardiness: 4, 5, 6, 7
Belle Toulousaine Itoh Peony. A rarely offered variety. Large flowers, no mechanical support needed. Deer resistant. Colour: glowing magenta pink Flower size: large Fragrant: mildly Tall peony with large flowers. Bloom time: midseason Height: 3-4 ft Width: 3-4 ft Hardiness: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Sold out for 2020. Expected for spring 2021 (by mail or pick up in Halifax). Rare peony with attractive, deeply divided foliage. Double flower.
Might have another plant or two in July (in pots, or available by mail in fall). No longer available in June. These Gold Mine peonies are grown in Canada! Gold Mine peony, aka Golden Wheel, or Huang Jin Lun, is a heirloom variety with brilliant yellow, glowing flowers. Prolific bloomer! Elegant, and tall, Gold Mine peony is slow to propagate, which makes it one of the rarest herbaceous varieties. Height: 2.5-3 ft (tall) Fragrance: delicate Bloom time: midseason This variety is slow growing, which makes it a rare find.
Itoh Peony Gordon E. Simonson Comparable price: $150-350 Collector peony. Flowers are twice the size of other Itoh peonies. We have just a few of these. Colour: Purple Flower size: very large, double. Fragrant: yes Bloom time: midseason Height: 2-2.5 ft Width: 3 ft Hardiness: 4, 5, 6, 7
Sarah Bernhardt Peony is a long-time favourite with delightful fragrance and perfectly formed double blooms. A reliable bloomer; makes a great cut flower. Try Sarah Bernhardt peony in a bouquet or float a flower in a bowl. 2-3 eye root. Hardiness zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Bloom time: late season. Awards: Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit. Deer and rabbits tend to avoid peonies. Plant peonies no deeper than 1-2 inches, or then might not flower. Choose a well-draining, sunny location. Peonies may not bloom the first year as they dislike being moved. But once established, they can live for 50 years or longer.
Sold out for 2020. Expected to be in stock for spring 2021 (by mail or pick up in Halifax). Please check back in January/February. 2-3 eye roots Rare peony with attractive, deeply divided foliage. Single flower. Hardiness zone: 2 Ships bare root.