Peony Prairie Star


Paeonia lactiflora "Prairie Star". The medium sized flowers are composed of milky white guard petals enclosing a  soft golden fluffy centre. Multiple side buds assure and abundance of flowers and embellish this sturdy vigorous variety. This variety grows into a broad bush and is not merely a star of the prairie but surely deserves a place in any garden. 

Seedling of Shaylor's Sunburst x unknown pollen

Registered in 2002.

Peony Details

Hollingsworth Donald


Colour palette
White & blush
Flowering period
From week 4 | Mid
Flower form
Plant size
d| ↕︎ up to 90 cm | ↔︎ up to 90 cm
Flower bud(s)
One main flower bud and plenty of sidebuds
Ideal for
The cutting garden
The landscape garden - no support
Position & soil
Sunny and airy - soil well worked and not soggy
Fully hardy -20ºC or depending on snow cover

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