Japanese Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Cheese Country') in the Peonies Database

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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Klehm, R.G.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 2003
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Japanese
Flower Color: Pink
Flower color description: Deep rose pink with nicely formed red center
Flower size: 6 inches
Needs support: No

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 26 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant

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