Garden Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Magenta Moon') in the Peonies Database

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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: RG Klehm
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1995
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Early (week 2)
Flower Form: Semi-Double
Flower color description: Very glowing magenta blooms, somewhat flat, moonlike.
Flower size: 6 inch

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
Plant Height: 28-29 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Magenta
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Flower Time: Spring
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Various insects

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Location: Western KentuckyDate: 2012-05-02
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