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The peony or paeony is a flowering plant in the genus Paeonia, the only genus in the family Paeoniaceae.wikipedia
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The large bisexual flowers are mostly single at the end of the stem.
Other flowers have modified stamens that are petal-like; the double flowers of Peonies and Roses are mostly petaloid stamens.

Paeonia anomala

P. anomala
Paeonia anomala
Paeonia anomala is a species of herbaceous perennial peony.

Paeonia broteri

P. broteri
Paeonia broteri
Paeonia broteri is a perennial, herbaceous species of peony.

Paeonia brownii

P. browniibrownii
Paeonia brownii (Brown's peony)
Paeonia brownii is a low to medium height, herbaceous perennial flowering plant in the family Paeoniaceae.

Paeonia clusii

P. clusiiPaonia rhodia
Paeonia clusii
Paeonia clusii is a relatively low (25–50 cm) species of herbaceous peony with scented, white or pink flowers of up to 12 cm in diameter.

Paeonia cambessedesii

P. cambessedesii
Paeonia cambessedesii (Majorcan peony)
Paeonia cambessedesii is a perennial herbaceous species of peony of about 45 cm high.

Paeonia daurica

P. daurica
Paeonia daurica
Paeonia daurica is a perennial herbaceous plant belonging to the peony family.

Paeonia corsica

P. corsica
Paeonia corsica
Paeonia corsica is a perennial herbaceous plant of 35–80 cm high that belongs to the peonies.

Paeonia daurica subsp. mlokosewitschii

golden peonymlokosewitschiiP. daurica'' subsp. ''mlokosewitschii
subsp. mlokosewitschii
mlokosewitschii (golden peony or Caucasian peony''') is a peony native to the Caucasus Mountains in Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Dagestan, where it grows on rocky slopes in oak, hornbeam, or beech forests.

Paeonia emodi

Paeonia emodi
Paeonia emodi, is a robust herbaceous plant that winters with buds underground (as so-called hemicryptophyte), has large white flowers and large deeply incised leaves, belonging to the peonies.

Follicle (fruit)

Each of these develops into a dry fruit (which is called a follicle), which opens with a lengthwise suture and each of which contains one or a few large fleshy seeds.
It is usually defined as dehiscing by a suture in order to release seeds, for example in Consolida (some of the larkspurs), peony and milkweed (Asclepias).

Paeonia mairei

P. mairei
Paeonia mairei
Paeonia mairei is a species of peony, that is endemic to the mountains of central China.

Paeonia obovata

white woodland peonyP. obovatawoodland peony
Paeonia obovata
Paeonia obovata is a perennial herbaceous species of peony of 30–70 cm high.

Paeonia daurica subsp. wittmanniana

P. daurica''''' subsp. '''''wittmannianaWittmann's paeonywittmanniana
subsp. wittmanniana
wittmanniana, also known as Wittmann's peony''', is a perennial peony native to the southern Transcaucasian region.

Herbaceous plant

Most are herbaceous perennial plants 0.25 – tall, but some are woody shrubs 0.25 – tall.
Examples of herbaceous biennials include carrot, parsnip and common ragwort; herbaceous perennials include potato, peony, hosta, mint, most ferns and most grasses.

Paeonia tenuifolia

P. tenuifoliaRomanian Peony
Paeonia tenuifolia (Steppe peony)
Paeonia tenuifolia is a herbaceous species of peony that is called пион тонколистный (pion tonkolistnyy) in Russian, and nazikyarpaq pion in Azeri, both meaning "fine-leaved peony".

Paeonia veitchii

Paeonia veitchii (Veitch's peony)
Paeonia veitchii is a species of herbaceous perennial peony.

Paeonia kesrouanensis

P. kesrouanensis
Paeonia kesrouanensis (Keserwan peony)
Paeonia kesrouanensis is a species of peony native to Syria, Turkey and Lebanon.

Paeonia delavayi

P. delavayi
Paeonia delavayi (Delavay's tree peony)
Paeonia delavayi is a low woody shrub belonging to the peonies, that is endemic to China.

Paeonia ludlowii

P. ludlowii
Paeonia ludlowii (Ludlow's tree peony)
Paeonia ludlowii, is a medium high, deciduous shrub, belonging to the peonies, that is endemic to South-East Tibet.

Tree peony

tree peoniesMoutan
Paeonia delavayi (Delavay's tree peony)
Tree peony is the vernacular name for the section Moutan of the plant genus Paeonia, or one of the species or cultivars belonging to this section.

Paeonia ostii

P. ostii
Paeonia ostii (Osti's peony)
Paeonia ostii is a hardy shrub in the peony family, Paeoniaceae.


Most are herbaceous perennial plants 0.25 – tall, but some are woody shrubs 0.25 – tall.
Paeonia (Tree-peony)

Paeonia jishanensis

P. jishanensis
Paeonia jishanensis (Jishan peony)
Paeonia jishanensis is a species of peony which produces white flowers, sometimes with pink shading at the base of the petals, in mid to late spring.

Paeonia qiui

P. qiui
Paeonia qiui (Qiu's peony)
Paeonia qiui is a species of peony very similar to P. jishanensis, but with more divided foliage.