Peony Registry

Cultivar
Rhea
Originator
Daphnis
Group
Lutea Hybrid
Date
1995

BC3, Parentage D-127 x S-250 (Moutan) Captain Concubine. First bloomed 1974. Semi-double, bright pink petals bursting out from the center ready to fly into space. It is very luminous, transparent and glowing. Has the quality of a very strong and outgoing presence. Amount of bloom 10-20, good substance, stamens, pollen, no seeds, fragrant and reliable. One bud per stem. Good stem strength, grows 4-5 feet and blooms in late May. Light green foliage, vigorous. (Wife of Kronos, mother of Zeus) Colored slide. Seedling # D-357

Reference: 1995-296:24