Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Dessert
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1913
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Japanese
Flower Color: Pink

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Pollinators: Various insects

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Common names
  • Peony

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Location: At the Missouri Botanical Garden in Saint Louis
Date: June, 2004
Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Nymphe') 003
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Location: At the Missouri Botanical Garden in Saint Louis
Date: June, 2004
Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Nymphe') 002

Date: 2009-07-14
Photo courtesy of: Epibase

photo credit: James Steakley
Location: At the Missouri Botanical Garden in Saint Louis
Date: June, 2004
Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Nymphe') 001

Date: 2008-06-10
Photo courtesy of: Epibase

Date: 2012-07-03
Photo courtesy of: Ulf Eliasson
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