Paeonia daurica. The botanist submiited this name as "Daurica" which means "of Dahuria," a region of Siberia. Taurica is "of Crimea," the the location these peonies are most often found. Edwards’s Botanical Register, vol. 32 (1846) [S.A. Drake] | by Swallowtail Garden Seeds
US actress Julie Andrews (R) wife of US director Blake Edwards and Lynne Frederick, wife of Peter Sellers are pictured on the filming of the 'The Revenge of the Pink Panthers', on April 15, 1975 in Nice.
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