Cricket Hill Garden

Paeonia, 'Watermelon Wine' intersectional 'Itoh' peony

$ 90

Notable characteristics: Huge single flowers of a dark raspberry-pink color hold straight by rigid stems above foliage. The base of each petal is of a dark red wine color. Extremely reliable plant with long blooming period. Lightly fragrant.

Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: Intersectional peony, Roger Anderson, 1999.

Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Tall, upright grower, grows to 3.5' tall and 4' wide.

Flower form and size: Single, rose form blossoms, 7-8" and upward facing. Flowers held well above and around the dark green foliage.

Flower fragrance: Light, sweet.

Bloom time: Early season 'Itoh' intersectional hybrid peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the first through third week of June. 

Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.

Plant size: 4-5 'eye' with a well developed root system. This size plant will most likely flower its first or second spring in the ground.

When we ship: FALL 2024

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