Flower of the Month – Peony

  The peony is somewhat of an ingĂ©nue in the flower world. A popular choice for many brides and spring loving home owners; the peony is not quite as grand as a garden rose, yet it alludes a softness that once saw single stems sell for thousands of dollars according to Chinese folklore. In fact Peonies are prevalent in ancient Chinese history as far back as Confucius’ day in 551-479 BC,... continue reading