Peony Registry

Cultivar
Joker
Originator
Bockstoce / Landis / Allan Rogers
Group
Herb. Hybrid
Date
2004

Herbaceous hybrid. Seedling number unknown, parentage unknown. Full double flowers, 1-3 per stem. Opens dark pink, matures to white centre with pink picotee edge. Blooms early-mid season. No fragrance. Height to 32 inches, with very strong stems. Plant received from Henry Landis (Willowdale, ON, Canada) with the name ‘Joker’, and said to be one of the Bockstoce seedlings obtained by Landis shortly after the death of W. S. Bockstoce (Pittsburgh, PA) in 1963. Photo on file.

Reference: 2005-333:014