Peony Bouquet

Anemone canadensisPeony bouquet

A garden bouquet made with the first peonies (Paeonia lactiflora) of the season, with burgundy Geranium phaeum, white bleeding hearts (Lamprocapnos spectabilis ‘Alba’) and Anemone canadensis. Β The wild grass gives a meadow look to the arrangement and the hearts on the jug echo the bleeding hearts above. Have a great weekend!

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Gardener, writer, photographer, naturalist
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90 Responses to Peony Bouquet

  1. March Picker says:

    Spring in a vase! The peony and anemone are a charming pair.

  2. Jet Eliot says:

    A truly stunning arrangement, Eliza, and it warms my heart to see that spring has at last come to your garden. I know you have enjoyed every season, but that warm weather makes a garden so joyful.

  3. Treah says:

    A very lovely arrangement. I’m beginning to really love the white flowers with just one other color… this one!

  4. Pretty! 🌼🌸🌻

  5. Cathy says:

    How beautiful Eliza! It looks so delicate and I love the addition of grasses. I am slowly coming to love white bleeding hearts more than the pink ones and they seem to last longer for me too. Have a wonderful weekend! πŸ™‚

  6. Absolutely beautiful! Made my heart smile!

  7. Benjamin says:

    Beautiful! Your house will smell of spring all weekend! πŸ™‚

  8. Laurie Graves says:

    So very lovely! To me, peonies say “summer.”

  9. What a fresh and natural combination. Just lovely.

  10. Christina says:

    Your plants are catching up fast now, Eliza. It’s a lovely spring vase.

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  12. Rebecca says:

    How beautiful. It looks so fresh and springy. I adore peonies!

  13. Murtagh's Meadow says:

    I really love your arrangments Eliza and this is no exception. Beautiful!

  14. Val Boyko says:

    This is a real WOW Eliza πŸ’•πŸ˜ŽπŸ’•

  15. These flowers are just so fragile looking, so tender, speaking to me the Treasures of Spring. Gorgeous, Eliza!!! Thank you! πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ

  16. It sings spring, just lovely!

  17. tippysmom2 says:

    Love all of the flowers and your arrangement is breathtaking!

  18. Love this flower 🌸🌸🌸

  19. Vicki says:

    Beautiful arrangement and photography. I’ve never seen a peony growing, only in the florist shops. They are such a gorgeous flower. You certainly have the skill of flower arranging, Eliza – both in choice of flowers and leaves AND arrangement in the vase πŸ™‚

  20. dawnbirdau says:

    WP needs a Love button, just for your site! Gorgeous!

  21. Kris P says:

    Spring may have taken its time reaching you this year but I think it’s making up for lost time. I love everything about your arrangement, Eliza. It goes without saying that includes the glorious peony but all the other elements, including the grasses, add zing!

  22. NorCal Zen says:

    It does look absolutely beautiful. It feels good to rest your eyes on something like this. Maybe even more if it’s the first of the season? Have an amazing weekend πŸ™‚

  23. Wow,spring looks good in your vase and I am certain in your garden is wearing some new colors.

  24. Gorgeousness Eliza!!! πŸ™‚ ❀ xo

  25. Anne says:

    I am glad your flower arrangements are being featured again – a sight for sore eyes during our winter!

  26. Ali says:

    Beautiful. So elegant with the Bleeding Heart. And I love that jug.

  27. Beautifully, elegantly, presented

  28. Joanna says:

    Truly lovely! The white bleeding heart is beautiful. The first peonies are always exciting. πŸ™‚

  29. naturebackin says:

    Beautiful Eliza, and I particularly like the addition of the wild grasses – adds such a special dimension.

  30. dianaed14 says:

    Lovely fresh arrangement of spring flows

  31. Alice Pratt says:

    …..and the Peonies must smell so nice…..

  32. Very nice! Enjoyed seeing the arrangement! I also have not seen white bleeding hearts before!

  33. Sheryl says:

    I love peonies. They are such a beautiful, showy flower.

  34. A perfect bouquet to begin the season!πŸ™‚ Loved the hearts combination and the addition of the wild grass.πŸ™‚

  35. Fresh and lovely Eliza.

  36. Beautiful. These are some of my most favorite plants. I was at a workshop last week with John Forti, and he was extolling the virtues of Geranium phaeum. I think I may need some. πŸ™‚

  37. Robbie says:

    WOW=amazing and beautiful!!!

  38. Kathy Sturr says:

    My favorite bouquet you’ve ever posted! So beautifully wild and country charming!

  39. B. says:

    Just breath taking…. πŸ€—πŸ€—πŸ€—

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