Cultivar: Simonne Chevalier

 
Simonne Chevalier
Acquired: 1924 |  APS Rating: 7.9

1916-Farr:40 Large, medium compact, crown. Pale lilac-rose, 1(178), slight collar cream-white. Fragrance XX. Habit medium. Early. 52. 1918-B006-I:22 1921-B014:20 Symposium II rating: 7.9... Read more

Cultivar Group: Paeonia lactiflora
Introduced: 1902
Breeder: Dessert
Country of Origin: France
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
14110 Nichols Arboretum yes
14111 Nichols Arboretum yes

Incidences of this Cultivar Around the World

Accession Numbersort descending Found At
14110 Nichols Arboretum
14111 Nichols Arboretum
Historical Significance:

1916-Farr:40 Large, medium compact, crown. Pale lilac-rose, 1(178), slight collar cream-white. Fragrance XX. Habit medium. Early. 52.

1918-B006-I:22

1921-B014:20 Symposium II rating: 7.9

1923-SPN:350

1928-B:52 Double. 7.9 (Sym. 1921). Pink.

1976-K:092 (Dessert, 1902) - Double - Pink - Midseason.

Historical Color:

1916 - Pale lilac-rose, slight collar cream-white

1928 - Pink

1976 - Pink

Scent - Historical:

no Information

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

 

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History of the Garden

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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