Paeonia 'Mme. Emile Dupraz'

type: [herbaceous peony] – [species cultivar] – [lactiflora]

Rivière (1995):

'Mme Emile Dupraz' /Rivière/1911

Peonies, The Manual of the American Peony Society, edited by James Boyd © 1928 American Peony Society: [Check List of Chinese Peonies in Commerce] Single Peonies, page 67

MME. EMILE DUPRAZ. ma-dam-a-meel-du-praz'. (Riviere, 1911.) 8.4.

Double type; large; midseason. Old-rose-pink, with a few red-edged petals in a circle about the center; cup-shaped at first, opening flat, and the outer petals reflexing; good rose fragrance.

"Stocks of this variety are badly mixed and several indifferent crimson varieties are being sent out for the true thing."—Fewkes.

"This variety is so badly confused in commerce that it is doubtful if anyone can vouch for the true variety."—Little.

Carsten Burkhardt's Web Project Paeonia - The Peony Database


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