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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Carl G. Klehm
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1970
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Late Midseason (week 5)
Flower Form: Bomb
Flower Color: Pink
Needs support: No
Awards: Gold Medal: 2005
Award of Landscape Merit: 2010

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
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: 26 to 32 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Various insects

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Date: 2017-05-03Just opening
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Date: 4000-02-21Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms
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Courtesy Peony Paradise
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Location: New York Botanical Gardens Bronx NYDate: May 23, 2015Full sun.
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Location: southeast OhioDate: 2017-05-16
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Location: Poland. In my garden.Date: 2015-06-20
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Location: Poland. In my garden.Date: 2015-06-20
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