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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Nasos Daphnis
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1977
Cultivar Group (Type): Lutea Hybrid Tree Peony
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Full Double
Flower Color: Red
Flower color description: Deep brick red. Petals ruffled and pointed.
Needs support: No
Awards: Gold Medal: 2009

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Thunderbolt x Saunders F2A

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Location: Bloomington, MNDate: 2021-05-23
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Date: 2009-02-23Courtesy Peony Paradise
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Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms
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Posted by arctangent (Ann Arbor, Michigan - Zone 6a) on Oct 12, 2019 7:39 PM

This is the earliest blooming non-Asian tree peony every year at the Peony Garden, Nichols Arboretum, Ann Arbor, Michigan The blooms last only a few days.

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