We asked the Chair of the Peony Society to share her no-nonsense tips for how to grow the perfect, blousy peonies - including how to plant them, care for them and how to help them look their best once they've been cut and arranged in a vase.
TULIP ORANGE PRINCESS 1 / 7 An award-winning sport of Princess Irene, Orange Princess is chockfull of flouncy layers of nasturtium-orange petals that glow with an azalea-pink sheen and garnet-purple flames. Its dark blue-green foliage perfectly compliments its lush, fully double flowers. It flowers earlier than most of the other Peony Flowering Tulips. It is also a good forcer. Tulip Class: Peony Flowering (Double Late). Bulb size: 12 cm/up. 14". HZ: 3-7.