Name in kanji & romaji: 寶山 Hōzan
Notable characteristics: Enormous semi-double flowers. The petals are somewhat cupped, giving the flower a very full appearance. Long leaves. Very vigorous. Mid-season blooming.
Hybridizer and year introduced: Hybridizer unknown. Historic cultivar from Japan.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Semi-spreading habit, grows to 3' tall and 4' wide.
Flower form and size: Semi-double blossoms to 8". Flower fragrance: Spicy-sweet, slight. Bloom time: Late mid-season tree peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the last week of May. Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9. Plant size: 1 year old tree peonies have 1 woody stem with a proportional root system. This size plant will most likely flower its first or second spring in the ground.
When we ship: FALL 2020.