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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Calot
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1856
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Early (week 2)
Flower Form: Full Double
Flower Color: White
Flower color description: Cupped, white guards and a moderately full center of light canary-yellow deepening to a pale green at the base of the petals.
Flower size: Medium
Needs support: No

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
Fragrant
Pollinators: Various insects

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Location: Poland. In my garden.Date: 2015-06-07
By Orsola
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Location: Lundby, Denmark, EUDate: 2018-05-04New growth is dark red
By IrisLilli
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2020-06-16- Delightfully fragrant.
By HemNorth
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Date: 2008-05-27Photo courtesy of: Bob Gutowski
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Location: Poland. In my garden.Date: 2014-06-08
By Orsola
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By Mikey
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Location: Neighbour's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2017-06-127:02 pm. Always a luxurious display of blossoms and many buds.
By HemNorth
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Location: Aquitania (France)Date: 2012-06-04
By CLUSIANA
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Date: 2012-05-20
By Paul2032
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Location: CZ Sirem My gardenDate: 4000-06-22
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Location: Poland. In my garden.Date: 2014-06-08
By Orsola
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Location: Poland. In my garden.Date: 2015-06-10
By Orsola
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Location: Neighbour's Garden - Castlegar, B.C. Date: 2017-06-127:02 pm. Clean, luscious and lovely, and a delicious fragrance.
By HemNorth
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Photo courtesy of Longfield Gardens
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Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Crossview Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Date: 2007-02-16Courtesy Peony Paradise
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Location: CZ Sirem My gardenDate: 4000-06-22
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Comments:
Posted by frankrichards16 (Clinton, Michigan - Zone 5b) on Apr 5, 2018 7:23 AM

Paeonia 'Duchesse De Nemours', (3-DB-W) lactiflora cultivar Peony, (Calot, 1856), USDA Hardiness Zone 3, 34" tall, double, creamy white, cupped guard petals, green carpels, glowing yellow green center, midseason bloomer, fragrant, Bloom Month 5-6. Bred by Jacques Calot from Douai, France. He has over 100 peonies registered with APS.

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