Peony Border Charm ~ Itoh Hybrid
Peony 'Border Charm' is a Midseason Itoh hybrid Peony, single, yellow flowers, good grower, attractive Peony plant for in the garden, (Don Hollingsworth, USA, 1984).
Peony 'Border Charm' (Paeonia Intersectional or Itoh Hybrid Peony). Intersectional peony hybrids, also known as Itoh hybrids, named in honor of Toichi Itoh, the originator of these unique hybrid peonies. They are representative of the progeny of crossing or hybridizing the two main groups or selections of peonies; the herbaceous hybrids which die down sub surface buds during their dormant season and the tree or woody shrub peonies which retain a year round woody branch structure above ground level. During their dormant season, the Itoh or Intersectional hybrids retain only extremely short (1"-2") woody stems above ground level. Ornamentally, they achieve the best of both parental worlds with the handsome flowers and foliage of the woody tree peonies displayed on an herbaceous plant, with annual new growth originating from buds below ground level. Strong healthy plants form attractive dense, neat rounded bushes which are shorter in stature than most tree peonies. Flowers are displayed above the handsome foliage that remains greener longer than their herbaceous parents. Intersectional hybrids are somewhat hardier than tree peonies and more tolerant of heat and humidity which extends their ornamental potential in both the North and south.
About peony farm "Peonyshop.com" Lutjebroek, the Netherlands
Peony nursery Scholten - Keeman at this time primarily focuses on building unique, extraordinary leading peonies. This specific aim has not been always the scenario. This company has got a successful back ground getting started in 1875 along with Simon Scholten that was growing fruit for living.
In 2001 the firm formed their new promotion-name & logo design "Peonyshop.com" and after that they started off centering on developing unique peonies. Within the year 2002 this corporation opened their very own online peonyshop with Peonies & Buxus. Throughout the year 2003 Joshua Scholten started out with multiplying peonies. Than in 2004 this particular company began to export peonies originating from the Netherlands throughout European countries, America and Asia.
Nowadays our peony nursery is focused on expanding and multiplying special, top quality peony roots which have been bought and released around the globe. Aside from that this organization additionally cut peonies mainly helping the Dutch peony flower industry.The things we pride:
- The high-quality of our product
- Our capacity to export international
- Our own substantial collection peonies like Border Charm
- Our crame of high potential seedling peonies
Growing Border Charm peonies
The fall happens to be the correct period of time for growing a peony plant. These peony plants are actually exceptionally long-lived plants lasting nearly fifty to seventy yrs, so right after you have them planted in the right way, a person will definitely have fun with the peonies for a long time. These plants like the sun-drenched location together with a well-drained soil. A high quality air flow movement available the peonie is important. All these milieu assist peonies stay away from disease issues. To prepare a planting hole meant for a bareroot peony plant, dig the ground into a depth of 12-18inch. Make use of garden tools to remove the sides of the particular seeding hole as well. It's always really significant that the particular "eyes, ", or growth nodes, situated near the bottom of the old stem, end up no greater than 2 inch below the soil surface area.