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  • (Wild 1962) A huge dark ruby red bomb type flower with loose, billowing petals that have somewhat of a ragged edge; an unusual look for so big a flower; strong stems and good foliage; photo shows 3 flowers on a stem.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Saunders/Reath 1991)This semi-double hybrid came to us as seedling 16350F2 many years before we learned it had been named; it is a tall plant (36" to 40") with wide leaves and produces large and lavish pale pink flowers that are so full they look almost double; it's fertile both ways and produces heavy seed pods.
  • (Roy G. Klehm 1998) The large rounded guard petals surround a ball form of loosened white petals with a soft touch of creamy pink to the buds and opening flower; reliable bloomer with a lovely fragrance; height to 32 inches; strong stems usually don’t need support; excellent cut flowers.
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    (Auten 1962) Intense ruby red double, an anemone bomb, with so deep a coloration it could be taken for black; flowers are 5 inches or more on stems to 34 inches; superb cut flower and showy garden specimen; light fragrance; seeds fertile; reliable, prolific bloomer.
  • Heritage

    $38.00
    (Saunders 1950) Large brilliant red rose form bomb with tall, thick stems to 40 inches in height; often semi-double; wide glossy foliage; one of most magnificent of the Saunders lobata hybrids, with no purple overtones; give it room.
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    (Kelway 1928) This unusual Japanese type flower is bright carmine red and virtually iridescent in its intensity; red guard petals surround a center of thin, forked staminodes with a touch of white at the tips; very prolific bloomer and fragrant; blooms midseason to late.
  • (Dessert 1905) One of the most vigorous and fragrant antique singles; the color is a deep rose pink that silvers at the petal edges; blooms last a long time in the garden; the name means "tinsel", as on a Christmas tree, rarely available.
  • (Lemoine 1901) Creamy flesh to white incurved large flowers borne in clusters; the flat double flowers are tinted a delicate shade of pink which is darkest in the center; has a slight yellow glow from the few buried stamens and a few occasional flashes of red on some of the petals; plant height about 36 inches; takes a few years for the blooms to look their best, but established plants are floriferous and well worth the wait.
  • (Roy Klehm 1999) This soft pink double resembles a good looking camillia; plant height 26 inches, blooms 5-1/2 inches, one bud per stem; a delicate-looking but good substance flower with fragrance, pollen and seeds; blooms midseason.
    Available in pots at the nursery.  
  • (Brand 1907) Huge bright cupped rose pink double often 8 to 10 inches wide with shading to silvery pink at the petal edges; tall stems to 36 inches with flowers held well above the foliage; lovely old rose fragrance.  
  • Ming Joy

    $28.00
    (Krekler 1978) Very desirable glossy dark red that carries a black sheen over the dark petals; loosely built 5-inch flower with a few golden stamens showing through; strong stems 30 inches tall with splendid foliage; well regarded as a cut flower.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Roy Klehm 1986) Superb creamy white double with flowers 8 inches wide on a short plant about 28 inches tall; an abundance of blooms in the mid to late seasons with a moderate spicy fragrance; layers of billowing petals comparable to Moonstone and Moon River.
  • (Brand 1937)  Blush pink buds open large cupped shaped double flowers of creamy pink, with deeper pink touches randomly appearing throughout the petals; height to 34 inches.
  • (Carl. G. Klehm 1973) Tall, strong stems and massive, yet exquisite blooms make this giant a standout among pink peonies;  full and fluffy soft cameo pink flowers 8 to 10 inches wide stay upright over the foliage; APS Gold Medal winner in 1994.
  • (Roy G. Klehm) Fully double hot, hot pink jazzed up with crinkled, crepy and curled petals; large flowers lightly scented stand on stiff stems; 36 inches tall with a spread of about 3 feet.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Brand 1932) Intriguing Japanese variety has broad soft creamy rose guard petals that surround a large ball of brilliant red staminodes; overall a fragrant blend  of red, rose, light and dark pink; medium height; Brand writes in 1977 catalog, “When the flower is cut in bud and developed inside, the result is simply marvelous.”
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    (Franklin 1939) Deep rose pink double about 8 inches wide opens late; heavy blooms packed with petals also pack a spicy fragrance; must have full sun in our Pacific Northwest climate; tall stems to 36 inches.  We mistakenly listed this as Loren Franklin--our apology.
  • Sweet 16

    $24.00
    (Roy G. Klehm) Creamy blend of ivory white and soft pink petals form a center ball surrounded by wide soft pink guard petals; height to 28 inches; excellent cut flower with a light pleasing scent.
    Available in pots at the nursery.    
  • (David L. Reath 1992) A brilliant orange red semi-double with large silken petals; the 3 or 4 rows of petals are ruffled and fluffy which makes the flower look more double; very fertile as a pod and pollen parent; height to 36 inches; a vigorous grower and prolific bloomer that puts on an awesome display in the early midseason; The Mackinaw Grand is a famous resort hotel in upper Michigan.
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    (Cousins-Bigger 1975) Huge double coral rose-red bomb with a soft, musky fragrance; gives a unique color to your garden that varies in intensity as the blooms age; height to about 30 inches; staking helps keep the heavy blooms and slightly winding stems upright.
  • (Krekler/R.G. Klehm 1999)   Light salmon pink guard petals surround a large well packed center of creamy yellow petaloids that turns to creamy salmon; the beautiful bomb flowers are 6 inches or more;  36 inch stems have four buds each.
  • (Roy G. Klehm 2000) A lively color combination of raspberry, cream and pink petals that form a petite full bomb flower; three to four buds per each 28 to 30 inch stem; fragrant blooms in the mid late season; for a smaller garden or border it's a perfectly proportioned double bomb.  
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    Vogue

    $28.00
    ( Hoogendorn, 1949) A delightful loose double with exceptionally large (12-14") flowers held well above the foliage; opens a softest blush pink, slowly changing to white with silvery outer petals bent downward and outward; very floriferous; flecks of carmine on some of the central petals add interest; height 38 inches or more; good for cut flowers.
  • America

    $24.00
    (Rudolph/Roy Klehm 1976) Magnificent glowing red single is big, showy and slightly ruffled, with golden centers and a mild fragrance; a mature plant is loaded with blossoms that stand high above the foliage; excellent stature, needs no support.