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Paeonia parnassica - 2017

AndrewR

By Andrewr


Paeonia parnassica - 2017 (Paeonia parnassica)

Specie herbaceous peony from southern Greece. It is on the endangered list with less than 2500 plants known in the wild, all in small scattered populations. It is at risk from over-collection and habitat loss.



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bjs
Bjs
 

It is very attractive,I assume then yours came from cultivated stock is there a nursery growing them.

10 May, 2017

 

Brian - I bought it from a reputable nursery overseas as a dormant root.

10 May, 2017

 

What a beautiful colour

11 May, 2017

bjs
Bjs
 

Not much chance of me finding it then ,would have had to find another sunny spot for it anyway and that's not easy
thanks anyway.
Afterthought are you going to pollinate it doubt it will self

11 May, 2017

 

I might try to. It's in a bed with other speice peonies, but none of them are in flower just now.

11 May, 2017

amy
Amy
 

Something very special !

11 May, 2017

 

I do love paeonies and this is a beauty. Very special indeed.

12 May, 2017



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