- Common Name: Tree peony
- Position: Full sun, Partial shade, South-facing, West-facing, Sheltered
- Soil: Moist but well-drained, Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand, Alkaline, Neutral
- Flowers: Spring,
- Flower Colour: Pink
- Hardiness: Hardy throughout the UK even in severe winters
- Habit: Deciduous, Bushy
- Height & Spread: 120cm × 90cm
Open saucer shaped flowers of mauve pink petals, edged with white. The petals incurve gracefully, particularly apprarant when the petals close up at night. The stems are robust and the foliage has a distinct silvery blue sheen. This marvellous tree peony takes a litle time to establish but ultimately makes a stunning specimen plant. Height and spread after 8 years approx 120cm x 90cm.
How to plant and care for tree peonies
If you have never grown a tree peony before, or just need a few tips or reminders, read our care guide here!