Year Registered: 1939
Breeder/registrant: Auten, E. Jr.
Parentage: officinalis x Lactiflora cvr.
Official registration can be found at: The American Peony Society
(officinalis X lactiflora) Deepest black red. Blooms may range, on one plant, from Japanese type to full double. Some will be pure deep color, others may be brilliantly flashed with yellow. Quite unique.