Chinese Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Bowl of Cream') in the Peonies Database

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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Klehm
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1963
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Late Midseason (week 5)
Flower Form: Full Double
Flower Color: White
Flower color description: Rose type, cream white. Hidden golden stamens.
Flower size: 9.5 inch
Needs support: No
Awards: Gold Medal: 1981

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 31 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Pollinators: Various insects
Child plants: one child plant

Large Creamy White Bloom

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Location: My GardensDate: June 5, 2019Large Creamy White Bloom
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Location: My GardensDate: June 5, 2019Blooming In Second Year
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Location: My GardensDate: October 6, 2017Prior To Planting
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Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
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Location: New York Botanical Gardens Bronx NYDate: 2017-05-27Full shade
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Date: 2007-01-23Courtesy Peony Paradise
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