Peony Registry

Cultivar
Nike
Originator
Daphnis
Group
Lutea Hybrid
Date
1987

(the goddess of victory) Parentage BC2 x Guardian of the Monastery (Moutan). First bloomed 1976. This coral peach flower with two rows of well-formed round petals has a golden glow. It has red flares and yellow anthers. The flower stands well above the foliage on very strong stems. An excellent bloomer. A ten-year-old plant is about five feet in height. The flower has pollen, seeds and stamens. Fragrant. It blooms in late May. Seedling # D-368

Reference: 1987-264:06