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Wednesday's Flower

White Krinkled Peony

Wednesday's Story

White and soft…

Like the snowflakes falling to the ground.
Vibrant and bright,
As the sun way up in the sky.
A dichotomy of snow and sun,
Cold and warm
A snowy, sunny day:
A flower in bloom.

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points of interest

Single large, white peony with slightly ruffled, crepe paper-like texture, white petals and golden yellow stamens. Flowers are cup-shaped and borne on strong stems early in the season. Leaves are shiny, deep green, and dissected. Long-lived and ideal for a flower or shrub border.

general care

Grow in deep, fertile, humus-rich, moist, but well-drained soil in full or partial sun. Deadhead after flowering. Plant roots with eyes facing up 2” below soil surface in fall.

friday’s flower fact

The more delicate, “single” type peony bears a whorl of only 5-20 broad petals around a central mass of stamens, unlike its double or semi-double counterparts that are most common in the flower trade.

Common Names | White Krinkled Peony
Botanical Name | Paeonia ‘Krinkled White’
Family | Paeoniaceae
Type | Perennial
Origin | Garden hybrid (Europe to E. Asia, W. North America)
Zone | 3-8
Flower Height | 30-36”
Flower Diameter | 8”

photographed @

New York Botanical Garden

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cutting room floor

Varying perspectives of Wednesday’s Flower from bud to full bloom

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