White

  • (Saunders 1950) Emerging very early in spring,  this gigantic macrophylla hybrid with its wide spinach-like green leaves forms a spectacular plant that is gorgeous throughout the season and into fall; about 4 to 5 ft. wide by 34 inches tall; large buds open into immense single flowers of pure white with a tuft of golden staminodes in the center surrounding carpels with red stigmas at the tip.  Rare.  
  • (Auten 1933) Large rose-form pastel pink double with subtle lavender pink highlights; a lovely variety to compliment your other late blooming peonies; medium height, stiff stems; intense old rose fragrance.
  • (Klehm 1963) Creamy white bowl-shaped double flowers that an measure 9-1/2 inches across; hidden golden stamens tucked in the petals; strong stems and outstanding deep green foliage; strong stems to 32 inches in height; staking suggested.  
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Krekler/Roy Klehm 2002) Dahlia style blooms sport a unpredictable mix of cream, white and rose; three to four buds per stem; strong stems to 24 inches; slight fragrance; a peony with a different attitude, that's for sure.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Roy Klehm 1958) Ivory white double bomb framed by wide white guard petals; graceful and elegant form; vigorous growth with strong stems to 34 inches in height.
    Available in pots at the nursery.  
  • (Anderson 1981) White double with red striping in pleasing peppermint candy combination; a tall vigorous plant that looks good and blooms well even the most difficult seasons; height 36 to 38 inches; long strong stems each topped with medium size flowers; superb cut flower.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • Carrara

    $22.00
    (Bigger 1952) One of the most unusual and dazzling Imperials (aka Japanese); the blooms are crisp white with a center mass of spiky white staminodes; smaller petals or petaloids may emerge from the center; an extraordinary peony but may get off to a slow start when the weather is cool, which is often in the PNW; may require a few years to bloom well.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Roy Klehm 1980) Pure white semi-double to fully double with sprinkling of  white petaloids appearing out of the golden center; strong stems about 28 inches in height and a reliable bloomer; produces pollen and seeds.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Roy Klehm 1985) A showy Japanese peony that combines white and gold into an exciting double-like mass of fluff and frills; double row of petals surround the pom pom of golden staminodes, while contrasting white petaloids bloom out of the pom pom; 36 inches tall.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Anderson 1986) (Intersectional) Large flowers with frilly white petals and deep lavender burgundy flares; the contrast between them becomes more vivid as the bloom remains open; one of few Itohs with this stunning rockii coloration.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Calot 1973) Crown of Gold refers to the ring of yellow stamens that gives an inner glow to this large white double bloom; center petals are often tipped red; emits a strong scent of lilies; dependable and floriferous in the late season; for both cuts and garden display.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Sass 1938) One of the best of the late season; a brilliant pure white double that has a subtle golden glow within; long strong stems carry the large, full flowers well above the foliage and stand all the better with support; delicious fragrance.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Calot 1856) Creamy white blooms of medium size are produced in abundance on a medium tall plant; the flowers are cupped with white guards and a full center of light canary yellow petals deepening to pale green at the base; a flower of antiquity still much admired.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Olson 1959) Amalia Olson has received the 2011 Gold Medal from the American Peony Society and achieved Peony of the Year in 2012 not only for its pure white beauty and charm, but for over half a century of superior performance; the medium to large flowers have very strong stems, heavy substance, sublime fragrance, and stand up to wet weather with petals that drain rainwater away; one of the finest peonies for any purpose: for the border, for cutting and for exhibition; lasts well when cut.
    Available in pots at the nursery.    
  • (Mielles 1851) Tall, large white double that opens with vivid crimson edges on some of the petals; an old variety and still one of the most well known; requires support.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
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    (Charles Klehm 1981) White double with a ball center surrounded by guard petals; strong stems to 34 inches, each stem with 4 buds; a reliable opener; pleasing fragrance and good substance; excellent cut flower; Alice Harding X L. Gumm seeding that first bloomed in 1951.  
  • (Carl Klehm 1978) Frilly ivory white with layer after layer of fringed petals that surround a small stand of golden stamens; excellent form and substance; dark lustrous foliage; about 30 inches tall.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Nicholls 1938) There are some great white peonies and this is one of them; large perfect rose form flowers, dense with petals; side buds help extend the bloom; well formed bush with a grand stature that reliably produces great flowers and exhilarating fragrance; thick stems stand well without support.
    Available in pots at the nursery  
  • Gardenia

    $24.00
    (Lins 1955) Like a gardenia in appearance, this blush white double is one of the finest; many tyimes a winner of championship ribbons; a mild fragrance; many side buds extend the bloom; strong red-tinted stems to 34 inches; stout plant.
    Available in pots at the nursery
  • (Krekler-Roy Klehm 1995) A medium-size bloom of cream and green with lime green streaking and soft pink highlights at the petal edges; 28 inches tall, dazzling, perhaps even mysterious; imagine in arrangements with Coral 'N Gold.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Brand 1928) A large single flower with broad pure white crinkled petals with the texture of white crepe paper; yellow stamens in center; strong stems.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Sass-Interstate Nurseries 1949) A large pure white double, high built, of perfect form and pristine beauty; strong stems, dark green foliage; about 32 inches tall.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Klehm before 1976) Broad creamy guard petals surround a large mass of wavy, pale yellow staminodes, then from the center an emergence of creamy white petals crown this striking white and gold peony; side buds give it a long bloom period.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Van der Balk/ Van der Swet 1953) Large double bomb with lots of side buds that extend the bloom; the flowers appear as double most of the time, but they also be may be semi-double of Japanese form with red stigmas; dense silky and shiny foliage; height to 37 inches so have some support on hand; admirable in the garden and a good choice for cut flowers.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Miellez 1856) Large and globular pale old rose pink double with slightly darker center; petal edges may be flecked with crimson; strong old rose fragrance; the blooms, as they open, show pale yellow then blush pink before turning all creamy white; strong stems need no support.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Roy G. Klehm  1987)  A petite white bomb with wide guard petals that surround a mound of creamy white petals; height 26 inches; floriferous; light fragrance.
  • (Roy G. Klehm  1987) White double bomb with upward curving guard petals; reliable bloomer with ball type blossoms; height to 24 inches.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Doriat 1927) A blush to white double fully packed with petals and perfectly formed; in the center smaller petals with a soft creamy glow makes a mound surrounded by the pure white of the larger outer petals;  a superb peony for the garden as well as for the vase and said to be "the best white peony for cut flowers because of her white bud presentation, strong stems and very easy flowering"; all wrapped in a lovely fragrance.
  • (Allison 1931) A full rose-type double with blooms that can reach 10 inches across; buds open to a delicate shade of pink, then fade to ivory white with a few crimson edges on some of the central petals; twice a Gold Medal winner; vigorous plant, reliable bloomer, stout stems to 36 inches.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Roy G. Klehm 1988) Elegant pure white double bomb with wide, rounded guard petals; lush dark green foliage sets off these lovely scented blooms; strong stems to 32 inches.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Krekler 1965) Early creamy white double opens with a blush and unfurls large round twisty petals that soften its appearance; the beauty grabs your attention and draws you in; 28 inches with strong stems.
    Available also in pots at the nursery.
  • (Dessert 1910) Saunders said "At its best Tourangelle is one the most beautiful peonies"; an apple blossom pink semi-double to double, about 4-1/2 to 5 inches, that richly combines light pink and cream; sometimes an entire bouquet of blooms cluster on one stem; support is necessary.
    Available also in pots at the nursery.
  • (David L. Reath 1992) A very fragrant and beautiful seedling of peony 'White Charm'; perfect rose form snow white flowers on strong stems that reach 30 inches.
    Available also in pots at the nursery.
  • (Origin Unknown) Widely grown for its fine cut flowers, this full rose form double has flowers up to 8 inches; starts off with a blush then turns all white with just a hint of a crimson edge on a few of the central petals; blooms profusely on strong stems.
    Available also in pots at the nursery.
  • (Volz 1962) This fully double Gold Medal winner opens with a blush at first then turns to ivory white; a few of the central petals may have light crimson edges; superb large flower with a delicious fragrance; plant height to about 36 inches.
    Available also in pots at the nursery.
  • (Auten 1931) Large double with an exquisitely pearly white sheen; bloom 5 to 6 inches wide; guard petals surround a full center of same color serrated petals; a few petals in the center may have crimson edges; needs support in wet weather; plant about 32 inches tall; good for cutting.
  • (Bigger 1946) Large double bomb, built high into a mound of loose petals, opens creamy pink then turns snow white; deep inside there's an inner glow of yellow; occasional red edges on a few of the central petals; the 34 inch stems are strong, but with so many big flowers plan some support.
  • Alerti

    $16.00
    (Holland) A recent development in Holland that is very popular there as a cut flower; pale pink then changing to white; compact bush about 28- to 30-inches tall with a very pleasing fragrance.