Peony Registry

Cultivar
Pioneer
Originator
Franklin
Group
Lactiflora
Date
1942

(Franklin, 1942) – Semi-Double – Red – Very Early. Rather tall. Very early deep red which shows stamens, strong stems with dark green foliage. One of the first to bloom. Wild’s 1952 catalog. Lists in Bulletins 91 and 93.

Reference: 1976-K:079