The Main Plant entry for Peonies (Paeonia)

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Life cycle: Perennial
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy

Peony 101

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Location: Twisp
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Location: My GardensDate: May 30, 2014Close Up View
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2011-06-16
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Location: My GardensDate: May 30, 2014Close Up View
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2008-06-06
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee Date: May 2013NOID beauty
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2016-05-31
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Location: Ed Burton, NE WisconsinDate: 2014-05-26unknown fernleaf peony hybrid
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2015-05-23
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Date: 2015-05-25
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Date: 2015-05-27
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Date: 2003-06-04
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Location: z6a MA, My GardenDate: 2009-06-23
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee Date: May 5, 2014pretty  color
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee Date: May 5, 2014not Festiva Maxima
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2007-03-24
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2008-06-06
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2015-05-24 A healthy peony bush specimen ready to bloom.
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Date: 2015-04-08
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Location: z6a MA, My GardenDate: 2009-06-14
By eclayne
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Date: 2014-05-14
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Location: Local nursery.Date: 2014-05-21
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2011-06-04
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2011-06-16
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2008-06-06
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2015-05-24 Peony buds ready to open.
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Location: Orangeburg, SCDate: 2014-04-28Peony blooms, NOID Single White
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Date: 2017-05-30
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Location: Arboretum Ellerhoop -Thiensen, Germany.Date: 2012-06-12
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Location: Arboretum Ellerhoop -Thiensen, Germany.Date: 2012-06-12
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Date: 2018-06-02
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Date: 2018-05-30
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Location: Illinois zone 6Date: 2008-05-10Tree peony
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Location: Indiana  Zone 5Date: 2012-04-04
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Location: Butchart Gardens, B.C., Canada
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Location: Butchart Gardens, B.C., Canada
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Location: Butchart Gardens, B.C., Canada
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Location: Butchart Gardens, B.C., Canada
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Date: 2014-05-14
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Location: Local nursery.Date: 2014-05-21
By pirl
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2015-05-24 Before the 'grand opening' of the Peony.
By Fleur569
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Date: 2015-05-25
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Date: 2015-05-25
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Date: 2015-05-28
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-04-21Peony 104
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-04-27Peony 103
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Location: Arboretum Ellerhoop -Thiensen, Germany.Date: 2012-06-12
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-05-04Pink Peonies 010
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Location: z6a MA, My GardenDate: 2010-04-18
By eclayne
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-05-21
By Joy
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Location: A garden in B.C. CanadaDate: 2012-06-18
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Location: Butchart Gardens, B.C., Canada
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Date: 2014-06-02
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Location: Local nursery.Date: 2014-05-21
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2011-06-04
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2011-06-04
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2011-06-04
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Location: Zone 5Date: 2006-05-30
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Date: 2013-06-23Photo courtesy of: Stefan Bucher
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Date: 2015-05-25
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Date: 2015-05-25
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Date: 2015-05-26
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Date: 2015-05-26
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Date: 2015-05-26
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Date: 2015-05-28
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Date: 2015-05-28
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Date: 2015-05-26
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Date: 2017-04-09
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Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VADate: 2017-05-16
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-05-01Peony 019
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Location: Sangamon Co. Il.Date: 2018-05-24
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Location: TarltonDate: 2018-05-27
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Location: Indiana  Zone 5Date: 2012-04-04
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Location: Indiana  Zone 5Date: 2012-04-04
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-05-21
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Location: A garden in B.C. CanadaDate: 2012-06-18
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Date: 2014-05-05
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Date: 2014-05-05
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Date: 2014-05-06
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Date: 2014-05-06
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Date: 2014-05-06
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Date: 2014-05-06
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Date: 2014-05-06
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Date: 2014-05-19
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Location: Local nursery.Date: 2014-05-21Growing in part shade.
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Location: Local nursery.Date: 2014-05-21
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Location: Local nursery.Date: 2014-05-21
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Location: Local nursery.Date: 2014-05-21
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Date: 2014-06-05Photo courtesy of: Tero Laakso
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Date: 2005-05-11Photo courtesy of: Bob Gutowski
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Date: 2015-05-25
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Date: 2015-05-25
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Date: 2015-05-25
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Date: 2015-05-26
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Date: 2015-05-26
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Date: 2015-05-26
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Date: 2015-05-26
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Date: 2015-05-26
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Date: 2015-05-28
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Date: 2015-05-28
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Date: 2015-05-28
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Date: 2015-05-28
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Location: TwispDate: 2015-06-01Wish I knew the name of this one.
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Location: TwispDate: 2015-05-31Unknown white cultivar with a pale pink blush
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Date: 2008-06-14Credit lezumbalaberenjena
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Location: Orangeburg, SCDate: 2014-04-28Peony, Chinese, NOID Single White
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Location: Worcester, MADate: 2017-07-10
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Date: 2016-04-16Emerging peony stems
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Date: 2016-04-29Adolescent peony bush
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Date: 2016-06-02Emerging bloom
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Location: Blaine TNDate: 2018-04-22unknown tree peony
By pdermer1x
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-04-27Peony 102
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-05-04Pink Peonies 008
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Location: Blaine TNDate: 2018-05-02herbaceous peony growing around the trunk of a tree peony
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Location: Blaine TNDate: 2018-05-11Beautiful plant but produces very few flowers
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Location: Blaine TNDate: 2018-05-11
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Location: TarltonDate: 2018-05-26
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Location: TarltonDate: 2018-05-27
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Location: garden of botanist Robert R. Kowal in Madison, WisconsinDate: 2012-06-16Photo courtesy of: James Steakley
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Location: Paeonia advanced generation lutea hybrid seedling from Roger Anderson flowering in the garden of botanist Robert R. Kowal in Madison, Wisconsin, USADate: 2012-04-30Photo courtesy of: James Steakley
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2015-09-11
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2016-04-19
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2016-04-27
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2016-06-02
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Location: From my collection. Poland.
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Date: 2017-05-20
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Location:  Bronx NYDate: 2018-04-24Brand new wintersow seedling!
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Location: Sangamon Co. Il.Date: 2018-05-24
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Location: Sangamon Co. Il.Date: 2018-05-24
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mmmmm..... by wcgypsy Feb 5, 2013 10:45 AM 1
vintage NOID peony by chickhill Apr 23, 2014 3:28 PM 0
Great shot! by SongofJoy May 6, 2014 5:25 AM 1
glows by chickhill May 6, 2014 12:59 PM 0
Untitled by EdBurton Jun 15, 2016 2:12 PM 5
Which peony? by CarolineScott Jun 14, 2016 7:16 PM 2
Doesn't look like a Tulip by Marilyn Oct 24, 2015 1:06 AM 1
Wrong Picture by kousa Oct 11, 2017 6:00 PM 1
Wow, your peony has beautiful fall color! by TsFlowers Nov 16, 2017 11:10 AM 1
bowl of beauty? by joannakat May 3, 2018 8:49 PM 0
Small shrub-like plant? by Alma1345 Mar 20, 2019 11:49 AM 3
Source for Species Peonies by kousa Feb 17, 2019 5:23 PM 1
Data Proposal Error by lauribob Feb 13, 2019 3:53 PM 2
Anyone Ordering from Solaris on New Year's Day? by kousa Jan 2, 2019 10:07 PM 19
Itoh, All That Jazz by graycrna4u Dec 27, 2018 5:33 AM 18
Peony orders 2019 by stellablue Mar 21, 2019 10:39 AM 102
Anyone Grows Princess Chiffon? by kousa Dec 3, 2018 10:11 PM 13
Astarte Peony by kousa Nov 16, 2018 4:07 PM 12
Peony Sales? by jpemerson Nov 26, 2018 10:51 PM 46
I Love My Gay Paree! What's Your Favorite Bloomers This Year? by kousa Dec 12, 2018 10:32 PM 66

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