Cricket Hill Garden
Pink Lotus, Seed grown tree peony
Notable characteristics: Pink silken petals radiate from a dark maroon center, accented with golden yellow stamens. Tree peonies are very attractive landscape plants with beautiful foliage. These seed grown plants are crosses of the Chinese Paeonia rockii and Japanese tree peonies.
They are one-of-a-kind, and there is some variability in flower form and color. No two will be exactly alike. These plants will have flowers in shades of light pink with deep maroon flares at the base of the petals. Flower forms are all open, either single or light semi-double.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright, flowers held well above the foliage. Grows to about 4.5' tall and 4' wide.
Flower form and size: Lotus or light semi-double, 8".
Flower fragrance: Sweet.
Bloom time: Mid-season blooming, flowers in our USDA zone 6a garden in the last week of May or first week of June.
Deer resistant. Herbicide and pesticide free, grown in Connecticut.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: 2 year old tree peonies have one-to-two woody stems and a well developed root system. This size plant will most likely flower in 1 to 2 more years.
When we ship: Reserve for FALL 2021 shipping to all USDA zones 4-9.