'Favorite' peony References
Magazine (Nov 1911) Page(s) 108.
Species— P. albiflora.
Originated by Terry.
Donated by Farr.
Description of bloom — Type of bloom bomb. Form of bloom globular, loose. Not clearly differentiated. Not entirely transformed. Color (total effect) 1 (154) violet rose; guards clear; collar same as guards; center clear; uniform color. Greenish red carpels, pink stigmas. Bloom silver tipped. Fragrance pleasant X. Blooming time mid-season to late. Medium size.
Description of plant — Habit of plant medium erect to drooping, medium height, medium compact to open. Growth strong and healthy. Stem medium long to long, strong, green. Blooming habit free. Buds borne in clusters, healthy. Foliage medium furnished, light green, coarse; veins green.
Commercial value — For cut bloom poor; landscape value poor. Variety as a whole poor.
Book (Apr 1907) Page(s) 83.
848. FAVORITE ; P. albiflora (Terry)
(1) 1905, Terry's Cat.