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Answer to the Front Page Picture of the Week Question
for Apr 24th - May 1, 2006
This is an Athena peony,
Double peonies are more common in gardens than single types. Many of the single peonies such as
You can find
Athena bloom a bit earlier than the doubles, and because the flowers are lighter, they seldom need support or staking.
Athena near Hickey Hill Road in the Asian Collections.
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