Submitted for registration by the Canadian Peony Society. Originated by Maurice Ménard, Laval, QC, Canada. Propagated by Lindsay D’Aoust, Hudson Hts., QC, Canada. Seedling #MM93-1. Parentage unknown. Single herbaceous tetraploid hybrid. Flowers are pale yellow fading to cream with raspberry-pink flares. Stigma and filaments mid-pink. Has pollen and seeds, fertile. One bud per stem, occasionally more. Strong stems to 48 inches, foliage mid-green and dense. Blooms early, slightly ahead of ’Red Charm’. Named for Canada’s 26th Governor General.
Ménard / D’Aoust