Peony Pontifex Maximus
Peony 'Pontifex Maximus' is an Early semi-double light salmon Peony Herbaceous Hybrid, out-facing, semi-double light salmon, smooth flower bud, opens to large semi-double salmon flower with frilled and ruffled out guard petals. Fades to a blend of light yellow and light salmon. Flower size 6.7 inch / 17 cm, flower bud 1.6-2 inch / 4-5 cm, has average 3 very hairy green carpels with normal shaped pink stigmas. Has pollen and set seeds. 1 flower per stem. Vigorous grower, upright growth habit, healthy green foliage, broad pointed leaves, average height 33.5 inch / 85 cm, first year bloomed 2013, first year propagated 2015, good for cut-flower. unregistered seedling. (Joshua Scholten - Peony Shop Holland, Lutjebroek, The Netherlands, 2021).
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Peony Pontifex Maximus is one of the many light salmon Peonies that we grow at Peony Shop Holland.
Regarding peony nursery "Peonyshop.com" Peony Shop Holland Lutjebroek
Peony Growers Peony Shop Holland peonyshop.com at this point primarily centers on getting exclusive, high leading quality peonies. It has not always been this way. This corporation has a rich back ground with the starting point in the year 1875 accompanied by Simon Scholten that also was basically growing veggies and fruit for her full time income.
In the year 2001 the business organization manufactured their spanking new advertising-title & logo "Peonyshop.com" and after that they began concentrating on improving exclusive peonies. Within the year 2002 the particular corporation opened up their world wide web peonyshop.com with Peonies & Buxus. Within the year 2003 Joshua Scholten began with raising peonies. Than in 2004 the firm started to export peonies out of the Netherlands all-around European countries, Usa plus Asia.
Right now our own peony nursery is focused on improving and developing unique, good quality peony roots which have been offered for sale and exported to globally. Furthermore we additionally cut peonies largely serving the Dutch peony flower market.The things we pride:
- The top quality of our product
- Our potential to foreign trade world-wide
- The best wide-ranging assortment of salmon peonies like Pontifex Maximus
- The peony Nursery of large potential salmon Peonies for cut-flower production and or for the garden.
About growing Pontifex Maximus a semi-double salmon peony
The fall season is truly the perfect period for growing peonies. A lot of peony plants are unbelievably long-term-lived plants being alive approximately 50 to a maximum of seventy yrs, so as soon you have the peonies placed in the right way, you will get pleasure from the peonies for years. These plants prefer a bright location together with a well-drained ground. A good air circulation available the the peony plant is also very important. All these circumstances support peonies avoid illness issues. To prepare a seeding hole intended for a bare-root peony plant, dig the ground to a depth of 12-18inch. Utilize a garden fork to release the edges of the growing hole at the same time. It is always extremely crucial that the "eye", or growth nodes, positioned close to the bottom of the old stem, end up no more than 2 " below the soil surface area.