Peony Morning Lilac ~ Itoh Hybrid
Paeonia 'Morning Lilac' is Midseason Itoh Hybrid Peony, semi-double, Pink Peonies, lavender pink flowers with a dark center, good grower, attractive plant for in the garden, (Roger Anderson, USA, 1999).
Peony 'Morning Lilac' 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.
Regarding peony nursery "Peonyshop.com" Scholten-Keeman
Peony farm Peonyshop.com now a days primarily concentrates on getting unique, extraordinary leading peonies. It has not always been this way. This particular organization comes with an broad back ground with the starting point in 1875 accompanied by Simon Scholten who was basically growing vegetables and fruits for money.
In 2001 the corporation developed their very own spanking new advertising-title & brand "Peonyshop.com" and they started focusing on improving exceptional peonies. In 2002 the organization opened up their very own on-line peonyshop together with Peonies & Buxus. Within the year 2003 Joshua Scholten started off on with raising peonies. Than in 2004 this particular company started to distribute peonies out of the Netherlands all around European countries, America and even Asia.
Currently our own peony nursery is specialized in increasing and multiplying exceptional, good quality peony roots which have been bought and released in many countries. In addition we even reduce peonies predominantly assisting the Dutch peony flower sector.The particular things we pride:
- The good quality of our own product
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- Our new enormous range peonies like Morning Lilac
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Growing Morning Lilac peonies
The fall is definitely the best time regarding planting peony plants. A lot of peonies are actually amazingly long-lived plants functioning for close to 50 to a maximum of seventy yrs, so soon after a person get the particular peonies placed rightly, an individual will certainly enjoy the plants for years. Peonies like a bright spot together with a well-drained ground. A good air flow movement available the peonie is also important and vital. These settings assist peonies prevent illness problems. To prepare a planting hole for the purpose of a bareroot peony, dig the ground into a depth around 12-18inch. Utilize garden tools to remove the edges of the growing hole as well. It's actually extremely important that the particular "eye", or growth nodes, situated close to the bottom of the old stem, end up no more than Two inches below the soil surface.