I absolutely adore peonies–they are so beautiful. I would have them everywhere if it weren’t for the ants. That was the one thing my mother impressed on me about peonies: plant them away from the house because of the ants.
Here are the two bushes of white peonies I currently have:
And here are two gorgeous red peonies I just bought:
I don’t think they’ll bloom this year, but they will be stunning next spring. I am very excited!
Ok. I am off to plant some salvia and speedwell. But to tide you over…have a bearded iris: