Peony Registry

Cultivar
Gerry
Originator
Klehm, R.G.
Group
Herb. Hybrid
Date
1988

Seedling number unknown. Rose red double hybrid. Well structured bomb with good substance. Very good stem strength which holds 6″ bloom, 32 inches in height. The plant is vigorous with dark green foliage; the flower is fragrant and blooms in early-mid-season. Named after Geraldine Smith, devoted employee for 40 years working with peonies. She keeps all the varieties straight. Her husband is Edward Smith, made famous by “Mr. Ed.” peony.

Reference: 1988-268:15