Multi-Colored Butterfly, Chinese tree peony
Multi-Colored Butterfly, Chinese tree peony
Multi-Colored Butterfly, Chinese tree peony

Multi-Colored Butterfly, Chinese tree peony

$ 99.00

Name in Chinese and pin yin:  花蝴蝶 Hua Hu Die

Notable characteristics: Perfectly arranged rows of multi-toned pink petals are marked with deep red flares at the base. Golden stamens in the center of the blossom make a beautiful contrast with the petals. Vigorous grower and easy bloomer. 

Cultivar group, area of origin: Central Plains cultivar group, this historical cultivar originates from the famous peony growing area around Luoyang, in Henan province.

Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Semi-spreading habit, grows to 2.5' tall and 3' wide.

Flower form and size: Semi-double form, 7-8".

Flower fragrance: Spicy-sweet.

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

Zone hardiness: Proven is USDA zones 4-9.

Plant size: 2 year old tree peonies have at least 2 woody stem and a proportional root system. This size plant will most likely flower its first or second spring in the ground.

When we ship: Sold out for 2016, please check back in January, 2017.