[Krekler 1985] Lactiflora: Spectacular Japanese-style flowers with raspberry pink guard petals topped with a huge ball of pink and white petaloids making a stunning combination. Lush emerald green foliage provides a perfect backdrop. Abundant flowers are fragrant. Strong stems make this a carefree variety for the landscape. Also a fine cutting variety, this is a superior peony in all respects. Blooms midseason.