Chinese Tree Peony (Paeonia 'Lan Bao Shi') in the Peonies Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Blue Sapphire
Blue Jewel

Data specific to Peonies (Edit)
Cultivar Group (Type): Suffruticosa Tree Peony
Flower Color: Lavender
Flower color description: Sapphire Bluish pink, dark purple blotches at the base. Hundred proliferate form, sometimes chrysanthemum form occurs
Flower size: Large, 6 inches

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy

"Paeonia s. 'Lan Bao Shi' 2014, Blue Sapphire Chinese Tree Peony

Posted by frankrichards16 (Clinton, Michigan - Zone 5b) on Apr 15, 2018 8:48 AM

"Paeonia suffruticosa 'Lan Bao Shi', (3-SD-PK) Blue Sapphire Chinese Tree Peony, (1975), USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9, Medium height, semi-double, 6 in. flowers, light bluish pink petals, cupped, dark pink flares, yellow circle of stamens, slight fragrance, midseason bloomer, Michigan Bloom Month 5.

AKA Blue Sapphire, Sapphire, Blue Jewel. Planted 2014. No blooms in 2015-17."

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