October 19, 2019

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A Peony Named Felix

Herbaceous peonies are a beloved flower, revered for their beauty, scent and longevity. There are four different forms of peony flowers: the single, semi-double, double and Japanese or anemone. Most … [Read more...]

The Plush Perfection That is a Peony

Expect a riot of color and varieties during the June 22nd tour • By Janine Pineo • For a June afternoon in Maine, the sky was summer blue, the breeze a soothing whisper and the … [Read more...]

Peony Society of Maine Sets 12th Annual Garden Tour – June 22

The Peony Society of Maine will hold its 12th annual garden tour at 23 Ohio St., Bangor, at the home of Ken Liberty. The first tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 15, and the … [Read more...]

Peony Society of Maine Sets 12th Annual Garden Tour – June 15

The Peony Society of Maine will hold its 12th annual garden tour at 23 Ohio St., Bangor, at the home of Ken Liberty. The first tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 15, and the … [Read more...]

A Peony’s Best Pal

About the time the peonies start to open at the end of May, so do the pink, tubular flowers of Kolkwitzia amabilis, better known as beautybush. This deciduous shrub is a graceful addition to any … [Read more...]

Peony Garden Tour June 23

The second day of the annual Peony Garden Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at 23 Ohio Street in Bangor. On display will be Ken Liberty’s garden of dozens of peony varieties … [Read more...]

Peony Garden Tour June 16

The first day of the annual Peony Garden Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 16, at 23 Ohio Street in Bangor. On display will be Ken Liberty's garden of dozens of peony varieties … [Read more...]

‘Banquet’ Setting

If one is starving for the awe-inspiring power of a peony, look no farther than that of the tree peony 'Banquet.' This impressive plant is a 4-foot-tall lutea hybrid tree peony that sports what are … [Read more...]

Wrinkled and Crinkled

The rough edges and crinkled petals of Paeonia lactiflora 'Krinkled White' only enhance the glowing beauty of this single Japanese-style peony. With its sunny center aglow, this mid- to late-season … [Read more...]

The New Black

It's a peony, it's a poppy, it's purple and it's black. Papaver paeoniflorum 'Black Peony' is also Papaver somniferum Paeoniflorum group, which really just boils down to a subtype of opium poppy with … [Read more...]