Chinese Peony (Paeonia lactiflora)


Paeonia Lactiflora, or more commonly know as Chinese Peony, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Paeonia. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Paeonia Lactiflora or Chinese Peony's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Kentucky, New York and Pennsylvania.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Paeonia
  • Family: Paeoniaceae
  • Order: Dilleniales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) CAN (I)

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