Cricket Hill Garden
Coral Supreme, herbaceous peony
Notable characteristics: Superb coral-peach blossoms fade to a subtle coral-yellow before the petals fall. This plant is related to "Coral Charm", with more petals and fuller flower form. Excellent grower.
Hybridizer, year introduced: Wissing/Khlem, 1981.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Grows to 36" tall and 36" wide.
Flower form and size: Semi-double, 6-7", borne on strong stems.
Flower fragrance: Green scented.
Bloom time: Early-season herbaceous peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the first or second week of June.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: 4-5 'eyes' or buds with proportional roots. This size plant will most likely flower its first or second season.