Cultivar: Charm

 
Charm
Acquired: 1931 |  APS Rating: 9.3

1931-047:55 Very dark red Jap. Good upright grower, vigorous, late, 34 inches. An improvement on Fuyajo. Seedling # JE-3. 1933-Sup:04 Japanese. 9.27 (Sym. 1933). 1939-RL:12 Japanese.... Read more

Cultivar Group: Paeonia lactiflora
Introduced: 1931
Breeder: Franklin
Country of Origin: USA
Form: Japanese
Color - Authentic: red
Season: Late

Updated March 18, 2016

 
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Nichols Arboretum
 

Incidences of this Cultivar Around the World

Accession Numbersort descending Found At Currently Present Last Verified
13662 Nichols Arboretum yes
13663 Nichols Arboretum yes

Incidences of this Cultivar Around the World

Accession Numbersort descending Found At
13662 Nichols Arboretum
13663 Nichols Arboretum
Historical Significance:

1931-047:55 Very dark red Jap. Good upright grower, vigorous, late, 34 inches. An improvement on Fuyajo. Seedling # JE-3.

1933-Sup:04 Japanese. 9.27 (Sym. 1933).

1939-RL:12 Japanese. 9.27, Red.

1943-B091:12 Japanese. Seedling No. JE-3. Dark red, the best of its color.

1962-W:071 Japanese. Dark red late flowers. The bush is of average size and is a satisfactory producer.

1976-K:014 Japanese - Red - Late. 34" high. Very dark red Jap. Good upright grower, vigorous. An improvement on Fuyajo. A lustrous, satiny sheen on the petals gives it a very classy effect. One of the best of its color. Bulletin 47.

1976-K:129 Jap, late. Dark red, the best of its color.

1996-K:069 Jap., late. Dark red, the best of its color.

Historical Color:

1931 - Very dark red

1939 - Red.

1943 - Dark red, the best of its color.

1962 - Dark red late flowers.

1976 - Very dark red.

1976 - Dark red, the best of its color.

1996 - Dark red, the best of its color.

Scent - Historical:

No information

Historic information about this cultivar includes published information courtesy of the American Peony Society.

 

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