Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Saunders
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1939
Cultivar Group (Type): Herbaceous Hybrid
Other: Described as a strain
Flower Form: Single
Flower Color: Lavender
Flower color description: "a soft lavender color which fades to a pale lavender. The flower center is formed with golden stamens and dark lavender or burgundy carpels"
Needs support: No

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 75 centimeters
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Parentage: Paeonia lactiflora x Paeonia mascula subsp. coriacea

Common names
  • Peony
  • Garden Peony

Photo Gallery

Date: 2020-04-25
Lavender peony starting to open
Location: My garden in Ontario, Canada
Date: 2024-05-14

Date: 2020-04-26
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date: 2010-05-26
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date: 2013-05-31
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date: 2012-05-25
Location: garden of botanist Robert R. Kowal in Madison, Wisconsin
Date: May 13, 2012
photo by James Steakley

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