Paeonia jishanensis

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Paeonia jishanensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Saxifragales
Family: Paeoniaceae
Genus: Paeonia
Species: P. jishanensis
Binomial name
Paeonia jishanensis
T.Hong & W.Z.Zhao
Synonyms[1]
  • Paeonia spontanea (Rehder) T.Hong & W.Z.Zhao

Paeonia jishanensis is a species of peony which produces white flowers, sometimes with pink shading at the base of the petals, in mid to late spring. The flowers are always borne singly. P. jishanensis can reach to 1.2m in height. This species was once thought to be a variety of P. suffruticosa.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The Plant List, retrieved 7 July 2016 
  2. ^ Peonies: The Imperial Flower by Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall ISBN 0-297-82424-4