PlantsPeonies→Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Touch of Class')

Common names:
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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Roy G. Klehm
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Japanese
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower color description: Center nicely formed and well packed cream-yellow petaloids, matures to cream salmon with light salmon/pink guard petals.
Flower size: 6 inches

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
Plant Height: 36 inches (90 cm)
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Pink or salmon petals and cream yellow petaloids
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer


Photo gallery:
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Date: 2015-06-14
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Location: southeast OhioDate: 2017-05-06
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Date: 2011-02-03Courtesy Peony Paradise
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Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms
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Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms
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Late Peony sale at Song Sparrow by frankrichards16 Nov 17, 2020 12:27 PM 7

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