Peony (Paeonia 'Christmas Velvet') in the Peonies Database

Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Roger F. Anderson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1992
Cultivar Group (Type): Herbaceous Hybrid
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Full Double
Flower Color: Red
Flower color description: Velvet red, double ball form has excellent stem strength which supports the flower - no blooms on the ground. Heavy amount of bloom, good foliage. Bloom is located nicely above the bush.
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: 28 to 30 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Parentage: Mikado x Good Cheer

Full sun, 91 degrees F 32.7 degrees C

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