Chinese Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Primevere') in the Peonies Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Primevère

Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Lemoine
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1907
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Anemone
Flower Color: White
Flower color description: Creamy white, cupped guards rarely splashed with red; center composed of short, narrow petals of canary-yellow, becoming light with age.

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Pollinators: Various insects
Child plants: one child plant

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Photo gallery:
Location: My GardensDate: May 2015Early Morning Sunlight
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Location: My GardensDate: May 30, 2016Light Shade- Early Morning
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Location: My GardensDate: June 4, 2016Early Morning Sunlight
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Location: My GardensDate: May 30, 2017In Morning Sun
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Location: My GardensDate: May 28, 2017Close Up View In Overcast
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Location: Dutch Girl Peonies, Beasley, British ColumbiaDate: 2017-06-17- Beautiful shape of petals - - - capturing the sunlight.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Pretty Pictures from the Past by Mieko2 Mar 19, 2018 5:26 PM 239
Irises 2017: Wet, Cold & Muddy by TBGDN Jul 18, 2017 10:43 AM 124

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