Name in Chinese and pin yin: 蒼龍 cang long
Notable characteristics: Velvet textured dark red-maroon, fragrant blossoms. This tall growing plant is a generous bloomer. A rare, classic Chinese herbaceous peony cultivar.
Species, place of origin: Paeonia lactiflora, Luoyang city, Henan province, China. Growth habit and size at maturity : Grows to 36" tall and wide.Flower form and size: Double, 5-6" upright blossoms borne on somewhat pendulous stems.
Flower fragrance: Strong, sweet scent. Bloom time: Mid-season herbaceous peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the second week of June.Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-8. Plant size: 3 'eyes' or buds with proportional roots. When we ship: Orders for USDA zones 4-8 will ship in FALL 2019. Limited stock on this item.