Red of Hemp Leaves, Chinese tree peony
Red of Hemp Leaves, Chinese tree peony

Red of Hemp Leaves, Chinese tree peony

$ 79.00

Name in Chinese and pin yin: 麻葉紅 Ma Ye Hong

Notable characteristics: Iridescent reddish pink blossoms radiate an enchanting silvered glow. Lotus form single flowers have small petaloids around a golden ring of stamens. Great color and form.

Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: Central Plains group, Work Team 9 of the Zhaolou Peony Garden, Heze city, 1969.

Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright grower, grows to 4' tall and 3' wide. 

Flower form and size: Lotus single form, 5-6" in diameter. 

Flower fragrance: Spicy-sweet, slight.

Bloom time: Late season Chinese tree peony, always the last Chinese tree peonies to bloom in our USDA zone 6A garden, usually in the last week of May.

Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.


Plant size: 
1 year old tree peonies have at least 1 woody stem and a proportional root system. This size plant will most likely flower its second spring in the ground.

When we ship: Order now for FALL 2017 shipping.