Sweet Green Ball, Chinese tree peony
Sweet Green Ball, Chinese tree peony

Sweet Green Ball, Chinese tree peony

$ 79.00

Name in Chinese and pin yin: 綠香球 Lv Xiang Qiu

Notable characteristics: Large buds unfurl into tight blossoms with light chartreuse green petals. Over the next few days, blossoms open into their final form; light pink crown from double flowers. Very fragrant. Vigorous grower. 

Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: Central Plains cultivar group, bred by the Zhaolou Peony Garden, Heze, 1975.

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

Flower form and size: Large crown form double blossoms, to 8''. 

Flower fragrance: Spicy-sweet, very strong.

Bloom time: Late season Chinese tree peony, in our USDA zone 6A garden, blooms 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.