Jade Dragon's Cup, Chinese rockii tree peony
Jade Dragon's Cup, Chinese rockii tree peony
Jade Dragon's Cup, Chinese rockii tree peony

Jade Dragon's Cup, Chinese rockii tree peony

$ 79.00

Name in Chinese and pin yin: 玉龍杯 Yu Long Bei

Notable characteristics: Light pink petals have deep reddish black flares at their base. Overall effect of the elegant single blossoms is quite mesmerizing. A vigorous grower and reliable bloomer. 

Hybridizer, year introduced: Chen Dezhong of the Peony Peace Garden, Lanzhou, China in 1994.

Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Semi-spreading, grows to 3' tall and 5' wide.

Flower form and size: Single, 6-8".

Flower fragrance: Dense and sweet.

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

Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9. P. rockii cultivars are particularly drought resistant once established.


Plant size: 1 year old tree peonies have at least 1 woody stem and a proportional root system. This size plant will most likely flower its second spring in the ground.

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