Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Jayhawker') in the Peonies Database

Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Myron D. Bigger
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1949
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Late Midseason (week 5)
Flower Form: Full Double
Flower Color: Pink
Flower color description: Light Pink. Tall. Light pink full double bomb. The buds, guards and bomb are all the same smooth shade of light pink. The bomb holds its shape very well as the flower ages.
Needs support: Yes

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

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Date: 2007-01-30Courtesy Peony Paradise
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