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Dallas, TX

April 11, 2012
3:14 PM

Post #9078850

I've been transplanting these peonies from house to house since I was a kid (30 years ago) after I got them from my grandmother. They are pink and smell better than any peony I've ever smelled. Can anyone help me identify them?


David Lee
Dallas, TX

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Duluth, GA
(Zone 7b)

April 11, 2012
7:21 PM

Post #9079086

David welcome to the peonies forum. I hope that the experts will chime in and give you a name of your beautiful peony. It's gorgeous, what a great way to honor your grandmother. Annette
Silver Spring, MD
(Zone 6b)

May 5, 2012
3:28 AM

Post #9111109

Try this website: aka Adelman peony Gardens. Maybe send for their 2012 catalog. It is in color and maybe you will recognize your Granmother's peony. It is beautiful! What is its bloom time?
Elgin, IL
(Zone 5a)

May 19, 2012
11:23 AM

Post #9129621

Wow, that''s really a lovely peony.


Charleston, SC
(Zone 9a)

August 13, 2012
9:59 AM

Post #9240035

It's gorgeous. How smart you were to keep it all this time. While you wait to find its real name, I think you should just call it "Beauty".

A detailed, close up of the flower center would be very helpful in trying to ID it.

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