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The Sun, Taiyo, 4+ yr. old Japanese tree peony

The Sun, 4+ yr. old Japanese tree peony

Price:   $125.00 ea

Stock#: j-10
Price: $125.00

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The Sun Japanese tree peony

Name in romaji: Taiyo

Notable characteristics: Blossoms are the brightest red. Sheath covering the ovaries is dark red. This tree peony makes a strong statement in the garden. This is the truest and brightest red tree peony which we grow. If you are looking for high impact color, this is the plant for you.

Year introduced:This cultivar was introduced by the famous peony breeder Chobiji Taro (1868-1930) who gardened in Niigata Prefecture, Japan. 'The Sun' dates to before 1929.

Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright growth habit. Vigorous grower, to 4' tall and 3.5' wide.

Flower form and size: Light, airy semi-double, 8-10".

Flower fragrance: Light and spicy.

Bloom time: Mid-season Japanese tree peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the last week of May or the first week of June.

Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.

Plant size: 4+ year old tree peonies have 4-5 woody stems with large, proportional roots. This size plant will most likely flower in its first spring in the ground.

When we ship: This peony can be shipped to USDA zones 4-9 in FALL dormancy. Order and reserve early for best selection.

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 Condition: 4+ yr. old field grown tree peony  
Our Price $125.00

The Sun, 4+ yr. old Japanese tree peony

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