Peony Auten's Pride

Peony Auten's Pride

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$19.95 $17.95 for 1 healthy bare root plant NEW

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The scoop on Peony Auten's Pride

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.

Why Grow Peonies?

  • Peonies are often referred to as Queen of the Flowers because of their lush beauty and rich fragrance
  • An individual peony plant can live more than 50 years - talk about a modest investment returning long term benefits!
  • Once settled in, peonies require very little care, they almost care for themselves
  • Peonies produce outstanding cut flowers
  • Deer, rabbits and rodents tend to ignore peonies

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
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Flowers: Delicious old rose fragrance
Flower Color: Blush pink maturing to white
Height: 30-34" tall
Plant/Bulb Size: 3-5 eye bare root plant
Bloom Timing: Blooms late season
Pkg. Count: 1 healthy bare root plant