Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: Glasscock / Falk
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1956
Cultivar Group (Type): Herbaceous Hybrid
Season of bloom: Early Midseason (week 3)
Flower Form: Single
Flower Color: Red
Flower size: Very large
Needs support: No
Awards: Award of Landscape Merit: 2009

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 36 to 42 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Uses: Cut Flower
Parentage: Paeonia officinalis x Paeonia lactiflora
Child plants: one child plant

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Common names
  • Peony
Also sold as:
  • Scarlet O'Hara

Photo Gallery
Location: New York Botanical Gardens Bronx NY
Date: May 23, 2015
Full shade.
Location: Chevy Chase, MD
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Date: 2022-06-05
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Date: 2022-06-05
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Date: 2022-06-05
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Location: New York Botanical Gardens Bronx NY
Date: May 21, 2022
Location: American Peony Society Garden, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Date: 06/02/2003
photo by Cornell Plantations via Cornell University Library's eCo
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2018-05-28
"Paeonia 'Scarlett O'Hara', 2018 photo, (2-SL-R) officinalis x al

Date: 4000-02-21
Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms
Location: my front yard
Date: 2012-05-09
Location: American Peony Society Garden, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Date: 06/02/2003
photo by Cornell Plantations via Cornell University Library's eCo
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: In my garden. Poland.

Photo courtesy of Nate Bremer of Solaris Farms

Date: 2010-06-10
Credit Yoko Nekonomania
Location: Prescott, AZ
Date: 2017-05-01
Scarlet O'Hara Attracts a Cottonwood Seed
Location: Pleasant Grove, Utah
Date: 2012-04-17
In my garden
Photo by frankrichards16
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2018-05-28
"Paeonia 'Scarlett O'Hara', 2018 photo, (2-SL-R) officinalis x al
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2018-05-28
"Paeonia 'Scarlett O'Hara', 2018 photo, (2-SL-R) officinalis x al

Photo courtesy of: Katja Schulz
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: In my garden. Poland.

Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
  • Uploaded by Joy

Date: 2007-01-31
Courtesy Peony Paradise
  • Uploaded by vic
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2018-05-28
"Paeonia 'Scarlett O'Hara', 2018 photo, (2-SL-R) officinalis x al
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Comments:
  • Posted by frankrichards16 (Clinton, Michigan - Zone 5b) on Apr 10, 2018 6:00 AM concerning plant:
    "Paeonia 'Scarlett O'Hara', (2-SL-R) officinalis x albiflora Hybrid Peony, (Glasscock-Falk, 1956), USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8, Medium height, large single, scarlet red guard petals, early bloomer, Michigan Bloom Month 5.

    Bred by Lyman D. Glasscock (1875-1972) Elmwood, Illinois. He has 79 peonies listed with the American Peony Society including the popular Peony 'Mother's Choice', Peony 'Red Charm' and Peony 'Illini Warrior' (one of my favorites). Registered by Mrs. Elizabeth Falk (daughter), Plainfield, Illinois. "

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