Renato, herbaceous peony
Notable characteristics: Deep watermelon red double flowers to 5". Light rose fragrance. This cultivar has strong stems and a vigorous growth habit. Good for the cut flowers or landscape use. Mid-season blooming herbaceous peony.
Cultivar group and year introduced: Lactiflora type, Murawska, 1949
Growth habit and size at maturity: Upright, grows to 3' tall and 3' wide. Good stem strength.
Flower form and size: Anemone double, 5" and upward facing. Excellent variety proven for more than 50 years.
Flower fragrance: Light rose scent.
Bloom time: Mid season blooming lactiflora herbaceous peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the first or second week of June.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: 4-5 'eye' plants with a well developed root system. This size plant will most likely flower its first or 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.