Peony Catharina Fontijn

Peony Catharina Fontijn


Paeonia lactiflora "Catharina Fontijn". A profusion of different soft pink, highlighted with a touch of salmon in the centre of the full double flower. 

Three to four flowers per stem extend the flowering period. Slightly fragrant. The large flowers require some support.

Registered in 1952.

Peony Details

Van der Valk - Van der Zwet


Colour palette
White & blush
Flowering period
From week 4 | Mid
Flower form
Plant size
d| ↕︎ up to 90 cm | ↔︎ up to 90 cm
Softly scented
Flower bud(s)
One main flower bud and some sidebuds
Ideal for
The cutting garden
Position & soil
Sunny and airy - soil well worked and not soggy
Fully hardy -20ºC or depending on snow cover

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