Chinese Peony (Paeonia lactifora 'Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt') in the Peonies Database

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Originator/Registrant: A. B. Franklin
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1932
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Early Midseason (week 3)
Midseason (week 4)
Late Midseason (week 5)
Flower Form: Full Double
Flower Color: Pink
Flower color description: Extra long, loose petals of soft rose color.
Needs support: No
Awards: Gold Medal: 1948

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 34 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
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