Itoh Peony (Paeonia 'Gordon E. Simonson') in the Peonies Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Peony
Give a thumbs up Itoh Peony
Give a thumbs up Intersectional Peony

Also sold as:
Gordon E. Simonsin

Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Roger F. Anderson
Cultivar Group (Type): Intersectional (Itoh) Hybrid
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Semi-Double
Flower Color: Red

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: 30 inches (75 cm)
Plant Spread: 36 to 42 inches (90-105 cm)
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy

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Posted by frankrichards16 (Clinton, Michigan - Zone 5b) on Apr 13, 2018 7:14 AM

"Paeonia 'Gordon E. Simonson', (3-SD-PK) Itoh Hybrid Peony, (Anderson, 2010), USDA Hardiness Zone 5, Short height, semi-double, fuchsia pink wavy petals, cream colored stamens, no pollen, pink stigmas and sheath, not fragrant, midseason bloomer, Michigan Bloom Month 5.

An intersectional hybrid named for one of Anderson's garden friends. Parentage: unnamed lactiflora seedling x unnamed Lutea Hybrid seedling. "

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Roots, 2018 by graycrna4u Dec 21, 2018 11:00 AM 356
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
Which New Itoh Peonies Did You Add Last Year? by kousa Feb 28, 2018 2:45 PM 45
Peonies from Adelman, 2017 by frankrichards16 Nov 9, 2017 8:07 PM 42

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