Saturday, August 3, 2013


The very first time I saw a peony, I thought it was a rose.  My father-in-law corrected me and told me all about them. :-) 
 I love love love peonies! 
They're so beautiful and fragrant.
   These peonies are from my mother-in-law's garden, now our garden.  You see, Hubby and I summer in his childhood home (now our home).
  The peony plants are so old.  Hubby helped me divide them this year. 
 I just wish that peonies would bloom throughout the summer...sigh!
Phoebe loves them too!


  1. Oh wow Oliva, they are absolutely fabulous. I am so envious that you get to excape the summer heat and enjoy such beautiful flowers. Enjoy. Hugs, Marty

  2. You are right ,the peonies (pivoines in french)are such beautiful flowers and smell so good .
    My Grand'Ma used to have a lot in her garden when I was young and I keep a good souvenir of it.
    The cat is so cute ,can you give him a hug from me.

  3. Oliva- Things grow so much better in MN than in AZ. Enjoy the flowers, they look awesome.


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