Intersectional Peony (Paeonia 'Hillary') in the Peonies Database

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Originator/Registrant: R. F. Anderson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Cultivar Group (Type): Intersectional (Itoh) Hybrid
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Late Midseason (week 5)
Late (week 6)
Flower Form: Semi-Double
Flower Color: Pink
Flower color description: Petals heavily washed old rose/deep pink with the innermost petals having prominent deep red flares at their base. Blooms fade to cream, petal edges become delicately picoteed while the flares retain their color intensity.
Needs support: No
Awards: Award of Landscape Merit: 2009

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 24 inches
Plant Spread: 32 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Bartzella x unknown

Photo Courtesy of Nate Bremer at Solaris Farms. Used with Permiss

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Posted by frankrichards16 (Clinton, Michigan) on Apr 14, 2018 7:20 AM

"Paeonia 'Hillary', (3-SD-R) Itoh intersectional Hybrid Peony, (Anderson, R.F., 1999), USDA Hardiness Zone 4, Medium height, semi-double, creamy red petals, fades to cream with darker center, midseason bloomer, Michigan Bloom Month 5-6.

Award of Landscape Merit 2009. Planted 2014. Flower was quite ugly in the first year. Much better in the second year."

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