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Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Charles Klehm & Son
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1968
Cultivar Group (Type): Lactiflora
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Bomb
Flower Color: Pink
Flower color description: Raspberry and creamy white.
Flower size: Large
Needs support: Yes

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
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Uses: Cut Flower
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Pollinators: Various insects


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Posted by frankrichards16 (Clinton, Michigan - Zone 5b) on Apr 2, 2018 9:03 AM

Paeonia 'Raspberry Sundae' (Carl G. Klehm, 1968) is a double, pink blended, lactiflora cultivar: double bomb-form, fragrant 6" blooms, blended tones of raspberry-pink and cream, deep green foliage, 26 to 30 inches tall, midseason bloomer, side-buds. Center bomb is Cream colored with a pink top. Side-buds seem offer a more pronounced display of the pink & cream blend.

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