Garden Peony (Paeonia 'Show Girl') in the Peonies Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Showgirl

Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Don Hollingsworth
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1984
Cultivar Group (Type): Herbaceous Hybrid
Season of bloom: Early Midseason (week 3)
Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Anemone
Flower Color: Pink
Flower color description: Warm, medium pink guard petals surround a large center of cream-yellow petalodes.
Needs support: No

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Dawn Pink x Echo

"Paeonia 'Show Girl', 2018 photo, (2-AN-PK) Hybrid Peony, (Hollin

Comments:
Posted by frankrichards16 (Clinton, Michigan - Zone 5b) on Apr 9, 2018 5:13 PM

"Paeonia 'Show Girl', (2-AN-PK) Hybrid Peony, (Hollingsworth 1984), USDA Hardiness Zone 4, Medium height, Japanese /Anemone form, pink guard petals, yellow cream petalodes, early bloomer, Michigan Bloom Month 5c.

Parentage Dawn Pink x Echo (second generation of Lacti x Anomola). Mature plants can develop center petals. Dark green foliage. "

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Don Hollingsworth, peony hybridizer extraordinaire by frankrichards16 Dec 29, 2018 6:50 AM 23
New introductions from Bannister Gardens, 2014 by frankrichards16 May 30, 2018 5:39 AM 8

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