Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Mme. Emile Debatene') in the Peonies Database

Also sold as:
Madame Emile Débatène

Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Dessert-Doriat
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1927
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Late Midseason (week 5)
Flower Form: Full Double
Flower Color: Pink
Flower color description: Very similar in habit and form to Souvenir de Louis Bigot but with a darker and more brilliant pink coloring. This flower is considered its equal and by some its superior.

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: 30 to 36 inches (75-90 cm)
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Pollinators: Various insects

Attractive flower.

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