You may have never heard of the peony before but in the tattoo industry, its appealing composition has made it a must-consider for anyone contemplating a rose— or any other floral tattoo design for that matter.
The peony is a flowering plant which can be found in most regions of the world. From North America, to Asia, the peony shares many characteristics with that of the rose. They both come in similar colors and posses compound leaves while emitting strong, divine aromas.
While the rose will perhaps never be unseated as the reigning floral queen of the tattoo world, the peony can be just as beautiful when done right. Let’s take a look at some of the best peony tattoo designs that will have you seriously reconsidering that rose.
This dotwork triangle.
These pink peonies.
This elegant shoulder piece.
These purple and pink peonies.
This tiny bicep tat.
This pink peony on wrist.
These colorful foot tattoos.
This watercolor creation.
This transcendent forearm piece.