Cricket Hill Garden
Coral Red tree peony, #20-227
Notable characteristics: This peony is the result of a cross between the Chinese tree peony Paeonia rockii and a Japanese tree peony.
This is a one-of-a-kind, seed grown plant, that flowered very well this past spring. It's coral red color is accented with dramatic dark flares and golden stamens in the center of the flower. An outstanding color we do not see very often. Attracts a lot of attention in spring!
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright, flowers held well above the foliage. Grows to about 3-4' tall and 4' wide.
Flower form and size: Semi-double, 7-9".
Flower fragrance: Lightly 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: 6-7 year old tree peony with multiple woody stems, side branching and a well developed root system. This size plant has flower buds set for next spring.When we ship: Fall 2020