Peonies are here again! From now until the end of December, we will have an excellent supply of Peonies coming in from Chile and Argentina.
Here are two pictures of the Peony fields in Argentina. As you can see, they’re growing rapidly and getting ready to be shipped your way!
Below, we selected six of our most favorite Peony varieties. Take your pick, find them in our webshop and place your orders to be able to rejoice your customers with all those beautiful Peonies.
Bowl of Cream
Did you know this about Peonies?
- A peony represents honor, wealth. It is an omen of a happy marriage and good fortune. This makes them a beloved flower for wedding bouquets and arrangements.
- Peony plants can live up to a hundred years and still produce flowers.
- The flower took its name from Paeon, a student of Asclepius; the Greek god of medicine. When Asclepius became jealous of his pupil’s wisdom, Zeus saved Paeon by turning him into a flower.
- There’s more links between Peonies and ancient medicine. White Peonies is part of one of the oldest remedies in traditional Chinese medicine.
- Speaking of China: the Chinese name for the flower is sho yu, which means most beautiful.