Peony Registry

Cultivar
Copley
Originator
Krekler
Group
Lactiflora
Date
1959

Single. Parentage not known. Two rows of large, bright pink petals similar to L’Etincelante, which may be a parent. It is above average in quality and size. Its petals are broadly edged white. Some are crinkled and cut. Dense centers of golden stamens surround olive green carpels with red stigmas and pink disc. It is dwarf in height (about two feet), and has rather narrow leaves. It forms a dense compact bush. One of the earliest lactifloras to bloom. Seedling # AU 10.

Reference: 1959-154:52