Guardian of the Monastery, tree peony
Guardian of the Monastery, tree peony

Guardian of the Monastery, tree peony

$ 79.00

Notable characteristics: Huge single petals are a pale blend of cream, pink, and lavender, with complimentary flares of dark purple at the center. The flowers are displayed perfectly over a spreading bush. The whole effect created is one of enticing lightness and airy pleasure. 

Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: Rockii type, Gratwick, before 1960.

Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): To 4' tall and 3' wide.

Flower form and size: Single, 8-10". Flowers held above the foliage. 

Flower fragrance: Slight, floral. 

Bloom time: Mid-season 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, with offshoot buds, and a well developed root system. This one may bloom its first spring in the ground, or will wait until the second spring.

When we ship: This plant will ship in FALL 2017.