ORDER NOW. Only 1 available for fall 2017 or spring 2018 shipping. (Will be available again in fall 2018.)
Notable characteristics: Single deep red blossoms with small flares at the base of the petals. Early blooming. Vigorous and tall growing. This cultivar consistently blooms well from year to year. Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: P. suffruticosa introduced by William Gratwick of Pavillion, NY in 1986. Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright and slightly spreading habit, grows to 5' tall and 4' wide. Flower form and size: Single blossoms are 6-7". Flower fragrance: Spicy-sweet. Bloom time: Early-season tree peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the second week of May. Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9. Plant size:
1 year old tree peonies have 1 woody stems, 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: FALL 2017 or FALL 2018.