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botanical name:
Paeonia lactiflora 'Duchesse de Nemours'
Paeonia lactiflora 'Duchesse de Nemours' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Peony
synonyms:  Paeonia lactiflora 'Mrs. Gwyn Lewis'
family:  Paeoniaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 1.00m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -39°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
Old and reliable herbaceous variety. Sweetly fragrant, large cup-shaped, double flowers, white with ruffled central petals tinted pale yellow and greenish at the base. Early and free flowering. Good robust habit and foliage.

Moist, well drained, deep, fertile soil in full sun or a little shade.

By division in early spring or autumn.

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