Peony 'Claudia' is a Midseason semi-double coral pink Peony Herbaceous Hybrid, fine clear coral flowers opens light cherry, becoming pale salmon pink, average height 36 inch / 91 cm, Parentage; [Albiflora x lobata] (A.P. Saunders, USA, 1944).
Peony 'Claudia' is one of the many coral Pink Peonies that we grow at Peony Nursery 'Peony Shop Holland'.
Professor A. P. Saunders HybridsPeony Claudia has been breed by Professor A.P. Saunders a chemistry Professor at Hamilton College, Clinton, New York during the early part of the 20th century, Professor Saunders is today considered the "Father" of the modern hybrid peony. He carried out extensive, scientifically based breeding programs with both herbaceous and Tree Peonies with the assistance of friends at the New York Botanical Garden. His Tree Peony work centered on the intercrossing of two species, the yellow flowered P. lutea and the orange-red P. delavayi with existing classical Japanese Moutan varieties. The resultant progeny produced a range of flower colors from lemon and golden yellow to ivory and pearl shades frequently blended and suffused with purple and pink, plus a few strawberry-red cultivars. In all cases, the flowers are displayed above attractive cut-leaf foliage. Eventually his daughter, Silvia took over her father's nursery, and after several decades Professor Saunder's hybrids are still in great demand by gardeners worldwide.
Regarding Peony growers "Peonyshop.com" Peony Shop Holland Lutjebroek
Peony farm Peony Shop Holland Peonyshop.com right now solely concentrates at increasing unique, high superior quality peonies. This hasn't been always the situation. The corporation has got a rich background starting up in 1875 together with Simon Scholten that was basically growing fruit and vegetables for her full time income.
In 2001 the corporation built their new marketing and advertising-name & logo "Peonyshop.com" and they started off focusing on expanding exclusive peonies. Within 2002 the particular business launched their very own shop on the internet", the: peonyshop.com with Peonies & Buxus. In the year 2003 Joshua Scholten started with multiplying peonies. After that in year 2004 this firm began to market peonies of the Netherlands all around Europe, Usa and additionally Asia.
Currently our peony nursery is focused on growing and multiplying special, high-quality peony roots which can be offered for sale and exported to all over the world. In addition this organization also reduce peonies largely supporting the Dutch peony flower market place.The things we pride:
- The superior quality of our products
- The capability to export worldwide
- All of our extensive assortment of coral pink peonies like Claudia
- The peony Nursery of high full potential coral pink Peonies for cut-flower production and garden.
Growing Claudia a coral pink peony
Fall is definitely a suitable period of time if you ponder growing a peony. Nearly all peony plants tend to be extremely long-lived plants sustaining nearly 50 to a maximum of seventy yrs, so once a person have them placed in a correct manner, a person will certainly have fun with them for years. Peonies prefer some sort of shiny spot having a well-drained soil. A good air flow circulation available the plant can also be crucial. These kinds of surroundings support peonies stay away from disease problems. To make the sowing hole meant for a bare-root peony plant, dig the dirt to a depth of 12-18inch. Work with garden tools to remove the edges of the growing hole at the same time. It can be especially significant that the particular "eyes, ", or growth, nodes, positioned close to the base of the old stem, end up no more than Two inches beneath the soil surface.