Peonies are perennials characterised by their fleshy rootstocks. These flowers are best as wedding centrepieces and bridal bouquets. You can use peonies on their own, or combine them with other flowers and ferns such as roses and wildflowers.
Peonies are also known as the 12th-anniversary flower. At the same time, people associated with the flower are positive people full of surprises. They are known to have a great heart, and to be good listeners and conversationalist. Peonies are known to mean compassion, prosperous life, good health, and happy marriage. That is why people associated with the flower look forward towards a bright future.