Peony First Arrival ~ Itoh Hybrid
Paeonia 'First Arrival' is an Early Midseason Itoh Hybrid Peony, semi-double to double flowers, good grower, unique lavender colored flowers in combination with the dark green foliage makes this an excellent plant for in the garden, (Roger F. Anderson, USA, 1986).
Peony First Arrival is a Paeonia Intersectional or Itoh Hybrid Peony Intersectional peony hybrids, also known as Itoh Peonies, 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 nursery "Peonyshop.com" Scholten-Keeman Lutjebroek
Peony nursery Peonyshop.com now a days solely concentrates on developing exclusive, extraordinary good quality peonies. It has not always been this way. The corporation has a rich background starting off in the year 1875 with the help of Simon Scholten that had been growing fresh vegetables for living.
In 2001 this company generated their new-found promotion-name & logo "Peonyshop.com" and consequently they began centering on developing exclusive peonies. In 2002 the particular company opened up their own online peonyshop together with Peonies & Buxus. Throughout the year 2003 Joshua Scholten began with multiplying peonies. After that in year 2004 the particular corporation began to foreign trade peonies of the Netherlands all around Europe, America and even Asia.
Currently our peony nursery is focused on growing and multiplying exceptional, top quality peony roots which can be bought and released all over the world. Aside from that this firm additionally reduce peonies largely supporting the Dutch peony flower sector.The particular things we pride:
- The high quality of our product
- Our potential to foreign trade international
- Our own broad range peonies like First Arrival
- Our crame of large potential seedling peonies
About growing First Arrival peony plants
The fall season is actually the correct period for planting a peony. Pretty much all peonies are actually amazingly long-term-lived plants sustaining approximately 50 to a max of seventy years, so as soon you'll get them selected and planted in a correct way, a person will certainly have fun with them for many, many years. These plants have a preference for a shiny place together with a well-drained soil. A good air flow circulation available the the peony plant can also be required. These kinds of conditions support this type of plants to stay away from sickness issues. To make the seeding hole for the purpose of a bareroot peony plant, dig the ground to the depth of 12-18inches. Utilize a garden fork to release the edges of the growing hole as well. It's actually extremely essential that the "eyes", or growth nodes, located close to the bottom of the old stem, end up no greater than 2 inch below the soil area.