Cricket Hill Garden
Seven Gods of Good Fortune, Japanese 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 Japanese and romaji: 新七福神 Shin Sichifukujin
Notable characteristics: Vibrant, silvered, coral pink blossoms are borne elegantly on this vigorous grower. The outstanding color and size on this flower make it a favorite with our visitors.
Cultivar group, year introduced: Japanese tree peony, said to date to 1896, offered by Yokohama Nurseries, Yokohama, Japan. 1927
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): Upright habit, grows to 3.5' tall and 3' wide.
Flower form and size: Semi-double blossoms to 8".
Flower fragrance: Spicy-sweet, slight.
Bloom time: Late-season Japanese tree peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden at the end of May.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: 1 year old tree peonies have 1 woody stem with a well developed root system. This size plant will most likely flower its second spring in the ground.
When we ship: This plant will ship in FALL 2021