Big, Beautiful Peonies!
4711O Autumn Road, Kenai, Alaska 99611
We are Wayne and Patti Floyd, and we are Alaskan Farmers. We didn't come to Alaska to be peony farmers. Frankly that was the last thing on our minds. We came for the adventure. One day, shortly before he passed away, Wayne's grandfather, Reuben, heard that we were thinking of moving to Alaska. He smiled wistfully, and said, "I seriously thought about going to Alaska when I was a young man. I always wish I had gone." That sadness in his voice, became the motivation for us to seek a way to go.
Then in 1990 we were living in Washington. Wayne was teaching in Federal Way, and Patti was running a very successful home business. We were fed up with the urban sprawl that was taking over the area, and the gangs were moving in from California. When Patti heard that a large retirement of Alaskan teachers was occuring, we