Bamboo is considered to enjoy a high status among all plants, although the peony is the national flower.
Other favorite flowers are pussy willow, azalea, peony and water lily or narcissus.
The herbaceous peonies include five general flower types: single, semi-double, Japanese, anemone and double flowering.
Anemones, chrysanthemums, marigolds, pansies, peonies , and roses are best suited to microwave drying, but small, finely textured or delicate flowers are not.
And although feeding calves is now a thing of the past, she has made sure to keep her hand in in the garden with its deep beds of rhododendrons, camellias, peonies and other flowering shrubs.
In summer, traditional perennials take over, and peonies , irises and hemerocallis fill the flowery brook.
In the perennial border, a shrublet is the plant that's always in bloom, providing a wonderful contrast with peonies in the spring, delphinium in midsummer, and phlox in late summer.
Lift and divide overcrowded clumps of perennials, including campanulas, daylilies, hostas, peonies , sedums, and Shasta daisies.
He purchased and planted about 1,000 herbaceous peonies and planted them in Charlottesville, Virginia, where he leased land from his brother-in-law.
Common bulbs planted in the fall for the spring are tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, muscari, crocuses and perennials such as peonies , daylilies, hostas, and coral-bells.