Cultivar: James William Kelway

 
James William Kelway
Acquired: 1924

1928-B:36 Double. Not yet in general commerce. 1929-038:48 Rg New. Very bright, deep purple rose, with shining gold center. Extra large. 1939-RL:05 Double. Dark pink. 1976-K:043 (Kelway... Read more

Cultivar Group: Paeonia lactiflora
Introduced: 1926
Breeder: Kelway
Country of Origin: England
Form: Double
Color - Authentic: pink

Updated February 9, 2016

 
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This cultivar is owned by
Nichols Arboretum
 

Incidences of this Cultivar Around the World

Accession Numbersort descending Found At Currently Present Last Verified
13820 Nichols Arboretum yes
13821 Nichols Arboretum yes

Incidences of this Cultivar Around the World

Accession Numbersort descending Found At
13820 Nichols Arboretum
13821 Nichols Arboretum
Historical Significance:

1928-B:36 Double. Not yet in general commerce.

1929-038:48 Rg New. Very bright, deep purple rose, with shining gold center. Extra large.

1939-RL:05 Double. Dark pink.

1976-K:043 (Kelway, 1926) - Double - Pink. Very bright, deep purple rose, with shining gold center. Extra large. Bulletin 38 and M.

Historical Color:

1929 - Very bright, deep purple rose, with shining gold center

1939 - Dark pink.

1976 - Pink, very bright, deep purple rose, with shining gold center

Scent - Historical:

No information

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

 

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In 1922 the Regents of the University of Michigan appropriated $2,000 to establish the Peony Garden at the Nichols Arboretum.
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