Selecting the Right Peony
    Peony growth habits
    Peony flower forms
    Growing peonies in USDA zones 8 and 9
    Using peonies in the landscape
    Peony bloom sequence

Peony Planting
    Site selection and preparation
    How to plant a tree peony
    How to plant a herbaceous or intersectional peony

Spring fertilization of peonies

Peony Care
    Pruning a mature tree peony
    Distinguishing new tree peony growth vs. herbaceous understock suckering
    Winter heaving of peony roots


Peony Propagation
    Grafting peonies
    Dividing a herbaceous or intersectional peony
    Dividing a tree peony

Peony History
    Etymology of the word 'peony'
    Peonies in Japan
    Yellow Peonies: From the Wild and into the Garden
    Paeonia rockii and Gansu Mudan: Tree Peonies from China's Wild West
   Public Gardens in the US and Canada with Peony Collections

Peony Art
    Chinese peony poems
    Japanese peony poems
    English language peony poems
    Peonies in Chinese art
    Peonies in Japanese art
    Flower arranging with peonies

Tree Peonies in Contemporary Chinese Painting

Fruit & Berry Care

How to grow figs in cool climates

    Growing pawpaw (Asimina triloba) from seed
    Grafting pawpaws (Asimina triloba) 

Fruit & Berry History
    Pawpaw (Asimina triloba)
    Mark Twain and Connecticut's champion pawpaw
    American Persimmon (Diospyros virginiana)
    Quince: The Golden Apple of Ancient Greece
    Medlars: An Ancient Fruit for the Modern Garden

Romance of the Worm: Connecticut’s part in ‘Mulberry Mania’

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