Paeonia 'Gerry'

type: [herbaceous peony] – [herbaceous hybrid]

GERRY (Roy G. Klehm), Sept. 27,1988. Seedling number unknown. Rose red double hybrid. Well structured bomb with good substance. Very good stem strength which holds 6" bloom, 32 inches in height. The plant is vigorous with dark green foliage; the flower is fragrant and blooms in early-mid-season. Named after Geraldine Smith, devoted employee for 40 yrs. working with peonies. She keeps all the varieties straight. Her husband is Edward Smith, made famous by "Mr. Ed." peony. Bulletin #268.

(Songsparrow): Flower type: Peony—Double

Size: 32"

Bloom time: Early to Mid

Hybridizer: William Krekler-Roy G. Klehm

Real American beauty! Full double of vivid rose-red. Floriferous. Named in honor of Geraldine Smith, renowned as “Mrs. Peony” around our farm for her respected 40 plus years of peony experience

GERRY (EM)(Glassock-Klehm) Deep, brilliant rose red double packed with petals; handsome foliage on medium-size plant; very floriferous,

Carsten Burkhardt's Web Project Paeonia - The Peony Database


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