Intersectional Peony (Paeonia 'Copper Kettle') in the Peonies Database

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Also sold as:
Kopper Kettle

Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Roger F. Anderson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Cultivar Group (Type): Intersectional (Itoh) Hybrid
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Semi-Double
Full Double
Flower Color: Red
Flower color description: Red, yellow and orange, giving the bloom a copper color look from a distance.
Needs support: No

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 26 to 28"
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Martha Washington x Golden Era


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Posted by frankrichards16 (Clinton, Michigan - Zone 5b) on Apr 20, 2018 7:39 AM

"Paeonia 'Copper Kettle', (3-SD-OR) Itoh Hybrid Peony, (Anderson, 1999), USDA Hardiness Zone 5-8, Medium height, semi-double to double, orange tone petals and stigmas, yellow stamens, midseason bloomer , Michigan Bloom Month 6.

Tones of red, yellow and orange combine to give a copper or brassy appearance. A slow growing dark green plant. A cross of 'Golden Era' x 'Martha W'. More commonly known as 'Kopper Kettle'."

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Roger F. Anderson, Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin by frankrichards16 Jun 9, 2018 10:43 AM 24
Breeder Roger Anderson by frankrichards16 May 14, 2018 9:27 AM 18

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