Chinese Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Sparkling Star') in the Peonies Database

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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Bigger
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1953
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Early (week 2)
Flower Form: Single
Flower Color: Pink
Flower size: Medium to large
Needs support: No
Awards: Gold Medal: 1995

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 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 30 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Mary Brand x unknown

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Date: 2007-01-31Courtesy Peony Paradise
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