Cricket Hill Garden
Tree Peony, White Lotus #191, 5-6 year size plant
White flowers with an accent of dark purple flares, another beautiful variation of rockii tree peony type. Fast growing, hardy cultivar is a seed grown cross of a Chinese rockii tree peony and a Japanese tree peony. The resulting cross is very vigorous, unique , one-of-a-kind tree peony. Highly recommended, and easy to grow. This plant has 3 flower buds this year, and will bloom with more next spring, given fertilizer and care.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright and slightly spreading, grows to 4.5' tall and 4' wide.
Flower form and size: Light semi-double blossoms, 7-8".
Flower fragrance: Light, sweet.
Bloom time: Early, mid-season tree peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the first week of mid-May.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: This tree peony has about 4 woody stems , 3.5 ft. tall with foliage, and new shoots starting as additional stems this spring. Well developed root system, potted up into a 5 gallon container.
Nursery availability: SPRING 2020