Notable characteristics: This tree peony was imported from China year's ago as part of a lot of tree peony seedlings from a nursery which specialized in these plants. It has bloomed beautifully for many years in our garden and will thrive in yours.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright and spreading, flowers held well above the foliage. Grows to about 3' tall and 4' wide.
Flower form and size: Semi-double, 8-10". These seedlings tend to be very floriferous.
Flower fragrance: Sweet.
Bloom time: Early-season blooming, flowers in our USDA zone 6a garden in the second week of May.
Zone hardiness: Proven is USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: 10 year old tree peony with multiple woody stems, side branching and a well developed root system. This size plant has flower buds set and will most likely flower its first spring in the ground.