Peony (Paeonia 'Prairie Moon') in the Peonies Database

Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Fay
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1959
Cultivar Group (Type): Herbaceous Hybrid
Season of bloom: Early (week 2)
Early Midseason (week 3)
Midseason (week 4)
Flower Form: Single
Semi-Double
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower color description: Pale yellow with yellow stamens.
Flower size: Large
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
Plant Height: 25 to 30 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Laura Magnuson x Archangel

The blooms are enormous this year - about 8" wide!

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Location: Rose garden, full sun.Date: 2015-05-23The blooms are enormous this year - about 8" wide!
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Location: At the Missouri Botanical Garden in Saint LouisDate: June, 2004Peony (Paeonia 'Prairie Moon') 003
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Location: New York Botanical Gardens Bronx NYDate: May 23, 2015Full sun
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Location: At the Missouri Botanical Garden in Saint LouisDate: June, 2004Peony (Paeonia 'Prairie Moon') 001
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Location: At the Missouri Botanical Garden in Saint LouisDate: June, 2004Peony (Paeonia 'Prairie Moon') 002
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Date: 2011-05-21
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Location: Rose garden.Date: 2015-05-23Climbing rose Falstaff on trellis.
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Date: 2011-07-07
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Date: 2012-05-16Second year in the garden.
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Date: 2007-02-12Courtesy Peony Paradise
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Date: 2011-05-22
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Location: Rose gardenDate: 2011-05-01First year of bloom. Originally planted in 2009.
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Date: 2010-06-06Photo courtesy of: Yoko Nekonomania
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Date: 2010-06-06Photo courtesy of: Yoko Nekonomania
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Date: 2010-06-10Photo courtesy of: Yoko Nekonomania
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Date: 2010-06-10Photo courtesy of: Yoko Nekonomania
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Location: Rose gardenDate: 2011-0330
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