Notable characteristics: Vibrant pink-coral blossoms with each petal scalloped and ruffled. The color of the petals' edges lighten as the flower ages, giving a multi-shaded appearance. An excellent plant, with intense color, that astounds visitors to our display garden. When this variety is in bloom, everyone wants one!
Cultivar group, place of origin: Central Plains group, Zhaolou Peony Garden, 1970.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright and slightly spreading, grows to 4' tall and 4' wide.
Flower form and size: "Thousand Petal" double, 8". Flowers will bloom as semi-double when plants are younger. Upward facing.
Flower fragrance: Delicately sweet.
Bloom time: Mid-season Chinese tree peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the third week of May.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: 1 year old tree peonies have 1 woody stem and a proportional root system. This size plant will most likely flower its second spring in the ground.
When we ship: Sold out for 2016, please check back in January, 2017.