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Intersectional Peony

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 17 June 2020 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

This intersectional peony is a hybrid of the herbaceous peony and tree peony. The tree peony has woody above ground stems that remain throughout the year, much like a small shrub. The leaves, however, are deciduous and fall each autumn. Herbaceous peonies die back to the ground each autumn. The petals, of course, are like the petals of a magnolia bloom.........they practically disappear after the first rain. :-(

Photo captured May 24, 2020.

NIKON D7000 1/60 second F/8.0 ISO 320 37 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Martine Girard from Brest, France

Jolie fleur avec de belles couleurs.

17 Jun 2020 5:09am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Pink is beautiful

17 Jun 2020 5:10am

By Marie from Entre By Marie et L, France

Lovely mix of pink. Beautiful photo.

17 Jun 2020 5:19am

jpla from Anjou, France

Belle prise
JP

17 Jun 2020 6:09am

Maryse from bordeaux, France

Merveilleuse fleur d'un rose vif avec ce coeur-soleil !
Très jolie composition.
Bonne journée Steven

17 Jun 2020 7:14am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Elle est très belle cette variété de Pivoines.
Bonne journée Steven

17 Jun 2020 7:36am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Really pretty!

17 Jun 2020 8:07am

jean pierre from Paris, France

belles couleurs!!

17 Jun 2020 8:11am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

a brief but lovely bombshell of colour. Well captured

17 Jun 2020 8:12am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Oh, so gorgeous !!

17 Jun 2020 9:07am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Splendid.

17 Jun 2020 9:16am

willy from Belgium

une très belle pivoine aux jolies couleurs Steven

have a nice day

17 Jun 2020 9:49am

jeanmadis from CHONBURI, Thailand

En attendant la première pluie, profitons de cette bien jolie fleur.

17 Jun 2020 10:10am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

A wonderful look at the Peony Steven.

17 Jun 2020 10:18am

Devi from Chennai, India

wonderful capture !! Looks beautiful !

17 Jun 2020 10:24am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful with superb colors !

17 Jun 2020 10:53am

Rose from United States

This is such a beautiful peony/capture.

17 Jun 2020 11:19am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

You have the peony of his good site !! :-0

17 Jun 2020 12:07pm

Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

The pink peony is beautifulout of the bud.
He is gorgeous between the green leaves.

17 Jun 2020 12:09pm

Jean-Louis Guianvarc'h from Valence d'Albigeois, France

Superbe image magnifiquement cadrée.

17 Jun 2020 12:52pm

Remus from Portugal

Once again, a photo with a very harmonious composition and the colors are fantastic.

17 Jun 2020 1:13pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

What lovely details you have captured

17 Jun 2020 3:09pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

belle

17 Jun 2020 6:04pm

yo from Ile de France, France

Elle émerge de la verdure ! Dommage que la floraison soit si courte !

17 Jun 2020 7:20pm

véronique cherpantier from sauveterre de guyenne, France

quelle belle pivoine !

17 Jun 2020 7:37pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Très belle dans sa verdure. Regardes on dirait la même espèce ?...
https://passions-de-tataray.aminus3.com/image/2020-06-03.html

17 Jun 2020 7:40pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

I never knew that these existed. How interesting. I have the herbaceous type that don't last long. A gorgeous bloom with beautiful color.

17 Jun 2020 8:08pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

pink and green combine to a lovely photo

17 Jun 2020 10:58pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is a beauty.

18 Jun 2020 12:04am

Sam from Chennai, India

So beautiful. A fine closeup of this gorgeous flower. :)

18 Jun 2020 2:46am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

It's a gorgeous flower - just fitting in your frame!

19 Jun 2020 1:56am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

one of the prettiest blooms in my opinion

23 Jun 2020 8:53pm

karla from Omaha, United States

I haven't seen this peony. Considering how fragile the blossom is, this image is special!

26 Jun 2020 3:55am

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Oh, the petals are so soft.

30 Jun 2020 5:48am