With spring just around the corner, my mind is thinking about my garden. Among my favorite flowers are all colors of peonies (or as my Appalachian family always called them, pineys.)

This site features 12 fascination facts accompanied by 12 gorgeous images of several varieties and colors of beautiful, giant blossoms. Everything is arranged in a convenient slide show format.

You’ll learn about this history of peonies, as well as the various varieties available and some famous fans.  Did you know the bushes can last up to 100 years and that the bushes tend to attract ants? You’ll even get a tip or two for growing healthier plants.

Even if you aren’t thinking about planting, you’re sure to enjoy the beautiful photos. Click the link to check them out.

https://www.countryliving.com/gardening/g2399/12-peony-facts/