4 Flowers That Are Even Prettier Than Peonies
White and pink garden roses can be in place of peonies. Like peonies, garden roses are available in a variety of pastel and coral hues. They also have "almost identical petals that mirror the peony's iconic 'powder-puff' petal," says Eric Buterbaugh, celebrity florist and Chief Floral Designer of The Bouqs. The likeness is especially evident in old-fashioned English roses when they are in bloom.