Peony 'Leucothea' is an Early Midseason semi-double to double pink Peony Herbaceous hybrid, up-facing, semi-double to double pink, smooth flower bud, opens to a large pink flower. Outer Guard petals are frilled, ruffled and rounded. flower size 6 inch / 15 cm, flower bud size 1.6 inch / 4 cm. Has average 3 very hairy green carpels with normal shaped pink stigmas, has pollen, no seeds noticed. 1 flower per stem. Upright growth habit, vigorous grower, healthy green foliage, broad pointed leaves, average height 27.5 inch / 70 cm. Blooms with Coral Sunset. First year bloomed 2012, first year propagated 2014, good cut-flower. unregistered seedling. (Joshua Scholten - Peony Shop Holland, Lutjebroek, The Netherlands, 2021).
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Peony Leucothea is one of the many special pink Peonies that we grow at Peony Shop Holland.
About Peony Nursery "Peony Shop Holland" peonyshop.com Lutjebroek, the Netherlands
Peony Grower Peony Shop Holland peonyshop.com at the moment exclusively targets on getting exclusive, extraordinary prime quality peonies. This specific aim was not always the situation. This specific organization has a successful background getting started in the year 1875 accompanied by Simon Scholten that was basically growing greens for a full time income.
During 2001 this corporation built their distinctive spanking new advertising-title & logo "Peonyshop.com" and after that they started concentrating on developing exceptional peonies. Throughout 2002 the particular firm launched their very own on-line peonyshop.com with Peonies & Buxus. Within 2003 Joshua Scholten started with breeding peonies. After that in year 2004 this institution started to market peonies from the Netherlands all-around European countries, Usa and additionally Asia.
Nowadays our own peony nursery is focused on maximizing and developing exceptional, premium quality peony roots which can be distributed and exported to around the globe. Aside from that we even cut peonies largely serving the Dutch peony flower marketplace.The things we pride:
- The high quality of our own product
- The ability to export all over the world
- Our extensive range of pink peonies like Leucothea
- The peony Stock of substantial full potential pink peonies for the garden.
About growing Leucothea a pink Peony
The fall is without a doubt a suitable period if you consider seeding a peony. Almost all peonies have proven to be amazingly long-lived plants staying around close to fifty to a maximum of 70 years, so as soon you'll get them placed rightly, you will certainly have fun with them for a long time. The plants prefer some sort of sunlit location with a well-drained ground. A good air flow movement available around the peony can also be mandatory. All these conditions help peonies stay away from disease problems. To arrange a seeding hole for a bare-root peony, dig the soil to a depth of 12-18inch. Work with garden tools to release the sides of the planting hole at the same time. It is very important and vital that the particular "eyes", or growth nodes, situated near the bottom of the old stem, end up no greater than Two inches under the soil surface area.