Pink Double Dandy
Year Registered: 2004
Breeder/registrant: Smith, D. R.
Official registration can be found at: The American Peony Society
Seedling # IC 95-39. Parentage: Lactiflora ‘Martha W.’ x tree peony Golden Era. First bloomed 2002. The flowers are a lovely shade of lavender pink that is much darker towards the center. Center contains a sparse ring of stamens with pink filaments and 4-5 light green carpels that are tipped with yellow stigmas. Semi-double to double flowers are 6 inches in size. Plant height to 22 inches. Mild but pleasant fragrance. Buds: 2-3 per stem. Extremely floriferous with long period of bloom. Photo on file.