Chinese Peony (Paeonia lactiflora 'Topeka Garnet') in the Peonies Database

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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Bigger
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1975
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Early Midseason (week 3)
Flower Form: Single
Flower Color: Red
Flower color description: Dark red with a small tuft of stamens. Carpels tipped red.
Needs support: No
Awards: Gold Medal: 2012
Award of Landscape Merit: 2009

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: 30 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy

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