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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Roger F. Anderson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1986
Cultivar Group (Type): Intersectional (Itoh) Hybrid
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Late Midseason (week 5)
Flower Form: Semi-Double
Full Double
Flower Color: White
Flower color description: Pure white double with lavender flares.
Needs support: No

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: White lactiflora double x Reath hybrid tree

Planted 9-15-08

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Posted by frankrichards16 (Clinton, Michigan - Zone 5b) on Apr 4, 2018 7:07 AM

Paeonia 'Cora Louise' (Anderson, 1984) is an intersectional (Itoh) hybrid peony: White, deep lavender flares, semi-double, lightly fragrant, midseason bloomer, 24" tall, dark green foliage. Named after Anderson's grandmother. Roger F. Anderson (Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin) began hybridizing peonies in the early 1970s. He is best known for his Itoh hybrids.

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Wow, so gorgeous! by kousa Jan 15, 2018 5:52 PM 0
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