Notable characteristics: Dark red satin petals are neatly arranged in two rows of guard petals around a golden center. Lustrous dark foliage. Vigorous grower and early bloomer, with multiple buds per stem.
Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced:P. lactiflora, Klehm Nursery, 1995.
Growth habit and size at maturity : Grows to 3' tall and 3' wide.
Flower form and size: Single, 6".
Flower fragrance: Light, sweet scent.
Bloom time: Early-season blooming herbaceous peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the last week of May or first 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.