Cricket Hill Garden
Necklace with Precious Pearls, Chinese tree peony WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR FALL 2021
This peony will be available for fall 2021 shipping, ordering will be open in early spring 2021.
Name in Chinese and pin yin: 璎珞宝珠 Ying Luo Bao Zhu
Notable characteristics: Silver pink double flowers are a classic Chinese form and color. Blossoms are 7-8", often with silvery frosting. Dense, spicy-sweet fragrance. Vigorous grower and easy bloomer.
Cultivar group, area of origin: Central Plains cultivar group, this historical cultivar dates to the Qing Dynasty.
Growth habit and size at maturity : Spreading habit, grows to 3' tall and 3' wide.Good for smaller gardens.
Flower form and size: Double form, 7-8". Flowers will bloom as semi-double when plants are younger.
Flower fragrance: Sweet. This is one of the most fragrant tree peonies we grow.
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: 1 year old tree peonies have 1 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: FALL 2021