The Peonies -Wister (pdf download)


Original publication under auspices of the American Horticultural Society, reprinted by APS. Edited by John C. Wister, considered the dean of American ornamental horticulturists, long time horticulturist for Swarthmore College’s Scott Arboretum and who was also instrumental in the formation of the American Daffodil Society and American Iris Society. A treasury of peony information and worthy of being on the shelves of all peony enthusiasts. While not a recent publication, “The Peonies” remains the most accurate and comprehensive book for peony information available on the market today.  Highly regarded by peony growers.  2nd printing, 225 pgs.  Broken into 2 parts for ease of download.

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