Pink Chiffon, herbaceous peony
Notable characteristics: Blush pink anemone form blossoms. Guard petals are light pink-mauve, while the interior staminoids range from lighter to darker tones. Overall a very attractive flower.
This cultivar is a complex hybrid combining several species of herbaceous peonies. Its bloom however, is later with most hybrids, and coincides with that of the lactiflora herbaceous peonies. In our zone 6a garden, bloom time is early June.
'Pink Chiffon' is one of the 40 hybrid herbaceous peonies which Lyman Glasscock of Elwood, Illinois produced over his 35 years of hybridizing peonies.
Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: Hybrid, Glasscock-Falk, 1964.
Growth habit and size at maturity : 3' tall and 3' wide.
Flower form and size: Well-formed anemone, 6".
Flower fragrance: Sweet scent.
Bloom time: Mid-season herbaceous peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the first to second week of June.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: 4-5 'eye' field grown peony with proportional roots. This size plant will most likely flower its second spring in the ground.
When we ship: Orders ship FALL 2016.
Potted stock on this plant is available at the nursery for pickup this spring. Sorry, we do not ship potted plants.