Cricket Hill Garden
Thura Hires, heirloom herbaceous peony
Notable characteristics: Large double of rose shape of excellent substance. White with a strong lemon glow from within. Wide petals. Strong, upright stems. Vigorous. Floriferous. Rarely seen in the trade. Make room for this fantastic cultivar in your garden! Only one available at this time.
Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: Lactiflora, Nicholls, 1938
Growth habit and size at maturity : 2.5' tall and 2.5' wide.
Flower form and size: Double, 8".
Flower fragrance: Strong, spicy-sweet scent.
Bloom time: Late season lactiflora herbaceous peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the second week of June.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: 4-5 eye size
When we ship: Fall 2019