Notable characteristics: Cherry-rose pink petals form semi-double blossoms. The vibrant blossoms always attract visitor attention in our display garden. Excellent for landscape planting, no staking required. APS Gold Medal Winner 1980.
Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: Inter-species hybrid, Saunders, 1953.Growth habit and size at maturity : Upright and spreading, grows to 2' tall and 2.5' wide. Flower form and size: Semi-double form, to 4-6". Flower fragrance: Light.Bloom time: Early season herbaceous peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the 3rd or 4th week of May.Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9. Plant size: 4-5 'eye' or bud plants with a well developed root system. This size plant will most likely flower its first or second spring in the ground.When we ship: Order and reserve now for FALL 2019 shipping.