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A hard to find peony, Auten's Pride is a fluffy white and pink confection we're thrill be be able to list. This beauty blooms large and tip toes across the white to blush pink line, creating a deliciously romantic look. Savour it's fragrance, too; intensely scented and reminiscent of heirloom Damask roses. If your garden includes beautiful, unscented peonies, cut a stem or two of Auten's Pride to add to the bouquet and all will be well. Showy blooms sit atop cranberry-tinged stems and against a backdrop of well-cut, deep green foliage.
This 1933 introduction earned a 9.2 rating from the American Peony Society, out of a possible 10. Nice!
Be sure to check out "3 Things to Know Before Buying Peonies" before making your final selections.
Live in a warmer part of the country and want to grow peonies? Find "Tips for Growing Peonies in Warm Regions"here.
|Botanical Name:||Paeonia lactiflora Auten's Pride|
|Common Name:||Peony Auten's Pride, Chinese peony Auten's Pride|
|Growing Zones:||Zones 3-7|
|Flowers:||Delicious old rose fragrance|
|Flower Color:||Blush pink maturing to white|
|Plant/Bulb Size:||3-5 eye bare root plant|
|Bloom Timing:||Blooms late season|
|Pkg. Count:||1 healthy bare root plant|
|Product info, photos and tips:||Peony Planting Guide|
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