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Paeonia mascula (L.) Mill.

Family - Paeoniaceae

Common Name - Paeony

 

Native 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Habitats
Sea Cliffs
Habitat Notes

Only found in coastal habitats

Life History
Perennial
UK distribution

Found in England, Wales and Ireland. (See Map)

Flowering Time

In flower during April and May.

Fruit

Botanically the fruit is called a follicle, but it could be mistaken for a capsule

Flower

The flower is actinomorphic and is red in colour.

Chromosome Number (2N)

20