Chinese Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Dayton') in the Peonies Database

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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Krekler
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1962
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Late (week 6)
Flower Form: Full Double
Flower Color: Pink
Flower color description: Deep fuchsia pink, silvery.
Flower size: Large
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
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy

In shade.

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Location: New York Botanical Gardens Bronx NYDate: May 23, 2015In shade.
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