Cricket Hill Garden
Angelet, American hybrid tree peony
Notable characteristics: Light yellow blossoms delicately edged in rose with dark flares. Flowers cupped and contrast well against the dark foliage. Blossoms held well on the shrub.
Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: Lutea hybird, Saunders, 1950.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Spreading habit, to 3' tall and and 4' wide.
Flower form and size: Loose single blossoms to 6-8".
Flower fragrance: Light, spicy-sweet.
Bloom time: Late season tree 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: 1 year old tree peonies have 1 woody stem with a vigorous root system. This size plant will most likely flower its second spring in the ground.
When we ship: SPRING 2020