Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Originator/Registrant: K. Ikeuchi
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1952
Cultivar Group (Type): Suffruticosa Tree Peony
Season of bloom: Midseason (week 4)
Flower Color: Purple
Flower color description: Stigmas and sheath reddish purple.
Flower size: Large

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy

Common names
  • Japanese Tree Peony
  • Tree Peony
  • Peony
Also sold as:
  • Island Minister
  • Shima Daijin

Plant Events from our members
ShawnSteve On April 13, 2022 Bloomed
The unusually higher hear, just may have affected the color, of the bloom.
ShawnSteve On May 5, 2021 Plant emerged
New growth is finally getting color, to better help with proper identification.
Was a late shipment, ex. Wayside.
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So important! by Lioba Jun 4, 2018 12:09 PM 1

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