I’m Digging Peonies

Although I’m not entirely sure I pronouce the name right I am entirely sure that I absolutely love love love this flower. While it’s typically shown in pink and I don’t necesarily consider myself a pink girl I still fell head over heels for it! Every blog I stalk, every inspiration board I drool over, it’s there looking oh so lovely.


The softer side of peonies…

Bold, bright and absolutely beautiful!

This flower looks fantastic in wedding bouquets or in stylish vases for reception decor.

Fun Facts about Peonies:

~There are 30 species of Peonies, but some are woody shrubs with 10 species.
~In 1903, the Qing Dynasty declared the Peony as the national flower of China.
~Colors: Pink, white, lavender, bicolors.
~The peony was formerly regarded as both ornamental and medicinal—the roots were used to prevent convulsions.
{more facts and info about peonies found here and here.}

Image Credits:
Pink Bunch  from White’s Farm, Hot Pink from Southern Accents, White Bouquet from Putting the R in Mrs.,  Blue Cup from Country Living, Multi-color Bouquet from Away to Garden, White Bouquet from Former Ms. , Bride with Bouquet from Columbus OhioWedding Planner.

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