TUBER ORDERS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE 2020 TUBER SEASON. TUBERS WILL BE HARVESTED IN APRIL AND DELIVERED IN MAY/JUNE.
Orders can be made with your credit card via our secure PayPal account – click the add to cart buttons – or by emailing your order directly to us at: email@example.com
Each year we harvest our peony tubers in Autumn. Tubers are split into divisions of 3 – 5 eye and are sent bare rooted. They are individually labelled, packed in damp sawdust for good keeping and will be available in May.
PEONY VARIETIES AVAILABLE AT PUTIPUTI RAU
Shirley Temple – Double
1947, Louis Smirnow
Lightly scented, cream blush on white opening from a white bud streaked with pink.
Flowers may be light pink with small cerise splash.
Long flowering, good picking. Mid season 90cm
Ottawa – Double
Light cerise pink with lighter shading after opening.
Straight strong stems, excellent cut flower.
Mid season. 80cm
Karl Rosenfield -Double
1908, Karl Rosenfield
Delicate red, an old variety bred in 1908. Bulks up well, reliable, good for drying.
Mid – late season. 80cm
Sarah Bernhardt – Double
1906, Emile Lemoine
Mid pink with some deep pink edging and blooms do not fade much.
Beautiful opening bud form. Reliable. Beautiful scent.
Late season. 90cm
Pink Hawaiian Coral- Semi-double
1981, Roy G Klehm
Large coral blooms, fading to light pink.
Early and long season. 60cm
Miss America– Semi double
1936, James Mann/Julius van Steen
Elegant white blooms, occasionally opening with a fine blush accent, opening to show golden yellow stamen. Lovely ‘blousey’ large flower. Beautiful scent
Early season. 80cm
|Auguste Dessert – Double |
1913, Auguste Dessert
Rounded clear pink petals with silvery margins. Fragrant.
Mid to late season. 70cm
Mister Ed – Large bomb
1980, Klehm Nursery
Blush pink fading to cream flush in centre.
Mutates, from white to dark pink and some two toned flowers on the same plant. Scented.
Late season. 80cm
The Mighty Mo – Double
Red with long lasting cut flower.
Mid-late season. 90 cm
Monsieur Jules Elie– Double
1888, Felix Crousse
Large unfading light pink, with outer petals rounded holding mass of
smaller curled chrysanthemum like petals.
Mid to late season. 80cm
Kansas – Double
Vivid cerise pink. Outer petals marbled. Good for warmer climates.
Reliable and a good cut flower.
Mid season. 90cm
Angel’s Cheeks – Full bomb
1970, Carl G Klehm
Stunning big bombs – glowing pale pink to blush, separated by narrow collars of pale yellow. Fragrant.
Mid season. 70cm
Coral Charm – Semi Double
1964, Samuel Wissing
Deep coral bud opening to huge cupped coral pink flowers fading over a long period to white.
Early season. 85cm
|Elsa Sass – Double |
1930, Hans P Sass
Beautifully shaped flower. Pure white. Reliable. Free flowering.
Late season. 75cm
Moon River – Double
Stunning huge blooms. Pale pink guard petals surround creamy white centre.
Mid Season. 90cm
| Nick Shaylor – Double |
1931, Francis Allison
Large loose blooms of pale pink with yellow centre, fading to white at the edges.
Late season. 75cm
Pink Parfait – Double
Bright pink with silver edge, centre made up of pale pink petals flushed with yellow.
Late Season. 90 cm
Singles – seedling varieties
Various colours – White, lemony yellow, blush, pink, coral and cerise. Elegant and very early flowers.
Not the best for vases, but lovely long show in the garden.
Charlie’s White – Bomb
Large flowers flushed with yellow at centre.
Vigorous tall plant with dark green leaves.
Early / mid season. 85cm
Bridal Icing – Double
Pure white. Beautifully shaped flower Reliable.
Late season. 80cm
Cheddar Supreme – Double satin white
Milky guard petals surround yellow stamens.
Mid season 80cm
Felix Supreme – Double
Nicholas Kriek, 1955
Deep pink – ruby red
Vigorous strong growth. Long lasting cut flower.
Mid season, 80cm
Lawrence’s Red – Double
Deep pink. Good fragrance. Good size for picking – small buds open to good sized blooms. Formerly sold by Exquisite Blooms as the Un-named Red but we thought it deserves a more decent name!
Mid season. 80 cm
Maestro – Double
Edward Auten, 1957
Dark red flowers with yellow stamens interspersed. One of the darkest reds in our collection with large and reliable blooms on tall strong stems.
Mid – late season, 85 cm
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