Notable characteristics: This unique white tree peony is the result of a cross between the Chinese tree peonyPaeonia rockii and a Japanese tree peony. This is one-of-a-kind, grown from seed and nurtured since 2011. The peony flowered this past spring and is a very attractive specimen plant.
Growth habit and size at maturity ( at 10 years old):Upright, flowers held well above the foliage. Grows to about 4.5' tall and 4' wide. Currently about 24" tall with foliage.
Flower form and size: Semi-double, 7-8" flower with distinctively wavy white petals accented with a reddish-purple flare.
Flower fragrance: Lightly sweet.
Bloom time: Early-season blooming, flowers in our USDA zone 6a garden in the second week of May.
Zone hardiness:Proven is USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size:Tree peony with two heavy, tall woody stems, side branching and a well developed root system. This size plant has flower buds set and will most likely flower its first spring in the ground.