Notable characteristics: Medium sizedsemi-double flowers. Bright lavender blossoms always attract attention in the garden when in bloom. Medium size plants. Blossoms are well supported above the foliage.
Hybridizer and year introduced: Hybridizer unknown. Historic cultivar from Japan.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright 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.