Emperor's Bright Treasure, Japanese tree peony
Emperor's Bright Treasure, Japanese tree peony

Emperor's Bright Treasure, Japanese tree peony

$ 99.00

Name in Japanese and romaji: 明皇寶 Meikoho

Notable characteristics: Large ruffled flowers have petals which curl upward. A highly rated classical Japanese tree peony. 

Hybridizer, year introduced: The origins of this cultivar are unknown. It dates to before 1931.

Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright and semi-spreading, grows to 3.5' tall and 3.5' wide. 

Flower form and size: Ruffled semi-double, 8".

Flower fragrance: Very light, sweet.

Bloom time: Mid-season Japanese tree peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the third week of May.

Zone hardiness: Proven is USDA zones 4-9.


Plant size: 2 year old tree peonies have 1 heavy woody stem, with offshoot buds, and a well developed root system. Size of plant with foliage the first year is 18-22" tall. This size plant will most likely flower its first or second spring in the ground.

When we ship: Order now for fall 2016 shipping.