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Mephisto

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Cultivar
Mephisto
Originator
Rivière, M.
Group
Suffruticosa
Date
2003

Tree peony. Seedling # 90.99.13A. Parentage: Rocks (UK) x Shimane Chojuraku. First bloomed 1999. purple red (RHS 77A) semi-double flower with stamens, pollen and seeds. No fragrance. Long narrow near black flares on curved, velvet textured petals. Blooms late on strong tall plants with abundant, purple-tinted green foliage. Color slide on file. Reg. No. 04-06.

Reference: 2004-331:149