Notable characteristics: Iridescent, light copper red petals make up the elegant single form flowers of this hybrid tree peony. Finely cut foliage stays healthy until autumn, adding summer long interest to this fine cultivar. Deer resistant. Herbicide, pesticide, and fungicide free. Grown in Connecticut.
Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced:P. lutea hybrid, Saunders, 1949.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright, to4.5' tall and 3' wide.
Flower form and size: Single blossoms, 5-6". Flowers held above the foliage.
Flower fragrance: Slight.
Bloom time: Late Mid-season hybrid tree peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the last week of May and first week of June. Like 'High Noon', this tree peony will re-bloom in the late summer and early fall when conditions are right.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: Mature specimen tree peonies have several woody stems, with side branching, and a well developed root system. These plants have many flower buds set for next season.
When we ship: Reserve for SPRING 2019 shipping to all USDA zone 4-8. USDA ZONE 9 CAN SHIP DEC.-FEB. for planting in cool weather.