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THE PEONY MONUMENT

White-banded Crab Spider - (c) Copyright 2017 Paula Sharp

Bezark, Larry, "A Photographic Catalog of the Cyrambicidae of the World."  New World Cyrambicidae Catalog. Web.  May 27, 2015.  <https://apps2.cdfa.ca.gov/publicApps/plant/bycidDB/wdefault.asp> [for idenftification of flower beetles]

 

Cary, Bill, "A Gift in Bloom,"  The Journal News, May 17, 2008.  LoHud.com. Web.  May 21, 2015.  <http://archive.lohud.com/article/20080519/LIFESTYLE01/805190308/A-gift-bloom>

 

Cary, Bill, "Go Now to See the Peony Show at Rockefeller Park,"  The Journal News, May 15, 2015.  LoHud.com. Web. May 21, 2015.  <http://www.lohud.com/story/news/local/westchester/mount-pleasant/2015/05/15/tree-peonies-rockefeller-state-park/27364399/>

 

Conigliaro, Dorothy, "A Second Gift of Peonies Arrives Intact at the Rockefeller Preserve,"  The New York Times.  Dec. 8, 2002.  Nytimes.com. Web.  May 20, 2015.   <http://www.nytimes.com/2002/12/08/nyregion/parks-safe-arrival-of-peonies-from-japan.html>

 

Conigliaro, Dorothy, "Sad End To a Gift Of Peonies From Japan," The New York Times, Oct. 27, 2002.  Nytimes.com.  Web.   May 20, 2015.  <http://www.nytimes.com/2002/10/27/nyregion/parks-sad-end-to-a-gift-of-peonies-from-japan.html>   

 

Easley, Hema, "Flowers from Japan to Heal the Hearts of Many."  The Journal News. Dec. 6, 2002, page 4B, Cols 1-4. Print.

 

Hollingsworth, Don (as President of American Peony Society), "Peony Flower Anatomy, Part I."  The American Peony Society. Web.  May 20, 2015.   <http://www.americanpeonysociety.org/>

 

Huang, Zach, "Bees on Peonies."  Cyberbee.net.  Web.  May 21, 2015.  <http://www.cyberbee.net/index.php/bees-on-flowers/peonies>

 

Meyer,  Jerry, "Tree Peonies."   University of Vermont Extension System, Department of Plant and Soil Science.  Web.  May 20, 2015.  <http://www.uvm.edu/~pass/perry/trpeony.html>

 

"Paeonia suffruticosa."  Missouri Botanical Garden.  Web.  May 20, 2015.  <http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=f110>

 

"Peony Bloom Countdown."  Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden, University of Michigan.  Web.  May 21, 2015.   <http://mbgna.umich.edu/peony/peony-bloom-countdown>