Cultivar: Ruth Brand

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Ruth Brand
Acquired: 1924

1918-B006-I:21 1921-B014:19 Symposium II rating: 8.1 1923-SPN:350 1928-B:52 Double. Pink. 7.9 (Sym. 1925). 1953-B130:31 7.9. D. M. Soft lavender pink, shaded deeper. Spreading habit.... Read more

Cultivar Group: Paeonia lactiflora
Introduced: 1907
Breeder: Brand
Country of Origin: USA
Form: Double
Color - Authentic: pink
Season: Midseason

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
14091 Nichols Arboretum yes
14092 Nichols Arboretum yes

Incidences of this Cultivar Around the World

Accession Numbersort descending Found At
14091 Nichols Arboretum
14092 Nichols Arboretum
Historical Significance:

1918-B006-I:21

1921-B014:19 Symposium II rating: 8.1

1923-SPN:350

1928-B:52 Double. Pink. 7.9 (Sym. 1925).

1953-B130:31 7.9. D. M. Soft lavender pink, shaded deeper. Spreading habit. Not widely listed today.

1976-K:089 (Brand, 1907) - Double - Pink - Midseason. Soft lavender pink, shaded deeper. Spreading habit. M. List in Bulletin 130.

1976-K:127 (1907) Double, pink.

1996-K:060 (1907) - Double, pink.

Historical Color:

1928 - pink

1953 - lavender pink, shaded deeper

1976 - lavender pink, shaded deeper

1976 - pink

1996 - pink

Scent - Historical:

1928 - odor strong, some find its odor disagreeable.

1976 - Some find its odor disagreeable

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

 

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