Peony Registry

Cultivar
Icarus
Originator
Daphnis
Group
Lutea Hybrid
Date
1977

First bloomed 1969. Parentage. Generation— F2; Fl self pollinated. Pure red, single. Two rows of pointed and notched petals. The center petals reach for the sky as the outer petals stretch out like wings. Fragrant, seeds and pollen, delicate foliage, good stem strength. Reliable. (Son of Daedalus, first man to fly). Seedling # D-254

Reference: 1977-224:20