|Subject:||Cooking & Gardening||Publisher:||Gibbs Smith|
|Published:||February 13th 2018||Pages:||240|
A floral gardening guide to the ultra popular peony.
From Shawnee Chief to Top Brass, this guide to over 60 varieties of peonies presents an eclectic selection of specimens—from those with the best visual appearance and the most fragrant perfume, to those that are easiest to grow and produce the best cutting flowers. With commentary on each bloom, easy-to-follow growing advice, and glorious photography, Peonies will appeal to anyone who appreciates the romance of the majestic peony.
Jane Eastoe has been a journalist and author for over 25 years. She was chief contributor to the National Trust Book of the Countryside (UK) and is author of Vintage Roses (Gibbs Smith, 2016) plus gardening and outdoor books all published by National Trust Books (UK). Georgianna Lane is a leading floral, garden and travel photographer whose work has been widely published internationally in books, including Vintage Roses, magazines, calendars and greeting cards. Her work has featured in The New Yorker, BBC Gardens Illustrated, Romantic Homes and Gardener's World.