Peony Solidus

Peony 'Solidus' is an early yellow Peony Herbaceous Hybrid, semi-double yellow flowers, flower size 6.5 inch / 17 cm, has pollen, strong grower, healthy green foliage, good potential for cut-flower production, unregistered seedling, probably 2020, (Joshua Scholten, Peony Shop Holland, Lutjebroek, The Netherlands).

Name Derivation:


'Solidus' (Latin for "solid"; pl. solidi), was originally a relatively pure gold coin issued in the Late Roman Empire. The Solidus was introduced by Diocletian in ad 301 as a replacement of the aureus, composed of relatively solid gold and minted 60 to the Roman pound. His minting was on a small scale, however, and the coin only entered widespread circulation under Constantine I after ad 312, when it permanently replaced the aureus. By comparison the Aureus in its prime was worth about £200 in the modern equivalent, whereas the Solidus that replaced it was worth £110,000; meaning that despite the fact that the Solidus contained 3.63g less gold than the original Aureus, it was worth 550 times as much.

Bare root size: 3/5 eye
Quantity per standard box:

Perennial Box Size (standard) = 24" x 16" x 9" or, 60cm x 40cm x 23cm

Peony Solidus is an early yellow Paeonia Hybrid and is one of the many yellow Peonies that we grow at Peony Nursery Peony Shop Holland

Regarding Peony growers ""

Peony Nursery Peony Shop Holland now a days specifically centers on increasing unique, good best quality peonies. It hasn't always been this situation. This specific company has an unique history with the starting point in the year 1875 with Simon Scholten that also was growing fruit and vegetables for money.

During the year 2001 this specific company made up their new-found marketing and advertising-title & brand "" and as a result they began centering on growing unique peonies. Within the year 2002 this corporation opened their very own online peonyshop together with Peonies & Buxus. In the year 2003 Joshua Scholten started with raising peonies. After that in 2004 the particular corporation started to export peonies out of the Netherlands all-around Europe, America plus Asia.

Right now our peony nursery is specialised in maximizing and spreading exceptional, premium quality peony roots that can be marketed and released world-wide. Furthermore the particular firm additionally reduce peonies mainly helping the Dutch peony flower marketplace.

The most important things we pride:
  • The premium quality of our own product
  • Our ability to foreign trade world-wide
  • The best extensive assortment peonies like Solidus
  • The peony crame of substantial potential seedling peonies

About growing Solidus a peony

The fall is really a suitable period of time for planting peony plants. A lot of peonies tend to be extremely long-lived plants staying alive close to 50 to 70 yrs, so as soon as a person have them selected and planted correctly, an individual will certainly benefit from the plants for a long time. These plants like some sort of shiny location with a well-drained dirt. A good air movement available the plant is required. These kind of settings support this type of plants to prevent disease problems. To arrange the planting hole intended for a bareroot peony plant, dig the dirt to a depth of 12-18". Utilize a garden fork to loosen the sides of the growing hole at the same time. It is usually really important and vital that the particular "eye", or growth, nodes, located near the bottom of the old stem, end up no greater than Two " under the soil area.