How to care for your peonies
Are Peonies in season now?
Yes, peonies are now in season. Their annual season runs from late spring to early summer, from the end of April to the middle of June.
Which size vase is best for Peonies?
The best size vase for peonies is one which allows their beauty to unfold over time, with space for their buds to bloom. At FLOWERBX, our florists recommend a glass vase in our Royal Windsor or small Mayfair styles.
What is the best way to arrange Peonies in a vase?
The best way to arrange peonies is:
- Unbox your peonies and remove leaves below water level.
- Cut your peony stems at a 45-degree angle to help with water absorption.
- Choose the right vase
- something supportive enough for their large flower heads!
- Top up with fresh, cold water and flower food.
- Avoid heat sources, drafts, and extreme temperatures."
How do I make my Peonies open faster
If you’ve purchased peonies for a particular event or occasion, you can help them open faster by placing them in a warm and sunny room. You can also add a little lukewarm water to their vase to speed up the process.
When is the best time to order Peonies?
The best time to order peonies is within their short season, from the end of April to the middle of May. Shopping extraordinary peonies with us is simple, they’ll always be at their freshest. High-quality peonies like ours will always be fragrant, full of silky petals, and at their most beautiful.
Do you offer a peony subscription?
Yes, we offer a flower subscription, exclusively for peonies. Your peony subscription will arrive on a weekly, fortnightly, or monthly basis, depending on how often you'd like to receive your bouquet, and includes a complimentary vase and delivery.