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  • (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.
  • (Roy Klehm 2003) Deep rose pink Imperial with a double row of guard petals surrounding a bold cheddar yellow center of petaloids; tufts of rose pink and cream petaloids streaked with yellow appear out of the center;  large blooms and intense colors make Cheese Country a winner in the garden; plant height to 26 inches.  Available bare root in the fall.  
  • (Dessert 1920) A bold handsome peony with magnificent stature; the large vivid rose-pink blooms have a flat crown packed full of small petals arranged in a rose form; light tea rose fragrance; strong grower as tall as 40 inches, so might need support.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Cousins/Klehm 1981) A wide cupped-shaped vivid coral single with massive center of bright golden stamens; strong upright grower about 30 inches tall; nothing more elegant than massive bouquets of this peony on a stately dinner table.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (Auten 1952) A cheerful deep red single that shows off a multitude of pretty blooms about 3 inches in diameter; forms a mound of deep green fine cut foliage that makes an attractive plant even when the blooms are gone; a gem for the rock garden, no taller than 24 inches and one of the earliest hybrids to bloom; emerges with vivid purple stems that turn green as they grow.
    Available in pots at the nursery.  
  • (Krekler 1975) Medium size double bomb flowers of deep scarlet red on a plant no more than 24 inches in height; a cheerful bright red for the front of a border or an entire border.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • (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.  
  • 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
  • (Auten 1933) One of the most vivid and floriferous peonies in any garden; the pretty flowers, many per stem, are a contrast of pink and white with guard petals of bright cerise pink surrounding a plush tuft of white and cream; petaloids in the center have some tints of pink.
    Available in pots at the nursery
  • (Carl Klehm) Large full rose double with cherry-red, rose-red and bright pink tints; silver tips appear at the petal edges as the bloom matures; the last peony to emerge in the spring, and just when you think it didn't make it through winter, you'll find it up and peeking through the covers. Ready in fall.
  • (Sass 1927) Magnificent rose pink double that vigorously grows into a tall, hefty bush and provides plenty of full and heavy substance blooms; color has a touch of blue that slightly cools the pink; support advisable.
    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.
  • (Doriat 1924) A lovely globe of loose petals is surrounded by large guard petals the same color; a deep rich crimson with touch of brown; excellent in the garden and as a cut flower; mild fragrance.
  • (Doriat 1925) This hefty Japanese variety becomes a veritable thicket of foliage with tall and thick stems that bear very large velvety deep carmine maroon blossoms; the petaloids are tipped white which creates a distinct effect; profuse bloomer; some fall coloring to the foliage.  
  • (Krekler 1965) Wine red Imperial gives abundant blooms with minium care; large flowers on sturdy stems about 34 inches tall; staking usually not required.
    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.
  • Largo

    $18.00
    (Vories 1929) Superb, wide-spreading Japanese variety with large showy blooms; height to 38 inches with width at about 5 ft.; wide blue pink petals surround a simple center of golden yellow staminodes; strong stems; dark green foliage; slight fragrance.
    Available in pots at the nursery.
  • Lorelie

    $48.00
    (Hollingsworth 1996) Medium size round bomb that opens to a unique shade of dusky orange pink; even on fading the color is a lovely shade of pale apricot orange; the rather light fragrance is sweet and spicy; erect bush to 26 inches in height; reliable bloomer.
  • (Dessert-Doriat 1927) Madam has a large, double flower in a bright, rich medium shade of pink; a short peony, only 26 inches, that sits splendidly in the front of the border.
    Available also in pots at the nursery.  
  • (Mains 1956) Deep pink double formed with densely packed petals; large, exhibition type flowers; height to 34 inches; excellent cut flower.
    Available also in pots at the nursery.
  • (Crousse 1892) Pale satiny salmon-pink to coral-pink, turning and holding a rich blush coloration that seems translucent;  globular bomb type flower with wide guard petals; the flowers are large and bloom in clusters; mild spice scented;  34 inches tall and a reliable bloomer.
  • (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.
  • (Roelof Arendsveen van der Mer 1928) A sumptuous silvery rose pink double with large, overlapping petals and sweet fragrance; some yellow stamens glow from within; foliage has good autumn color; height about 36 inches.
    Available also in pots at the nursery.
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