September 25
Login Register Home
Gardening Blogs
Glossay of Terms Meaning of words and their reference
Plant Orders Orders of plant that can be browsed
Plant Families Plant families and you can also drill into the genus
Featured Links

Paeonia suffruticosa


Order: Dilleniales
   Family: Paeoniaceae
            Genus: Paeonia
                        Specie: Paeonia suffruticosa

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 7 ft (2 m)

Cultivation: Deep, fertile, well-drained soil

Features: Mid-green leaves, cut and lobed; large white, pink, yellow or red flowers

Uses: Shrub borders Cottage gardens

Zones: 4-9

Description: Many named cultivars have been produced from this species, found from northwestern China west to Bhutan. It is a freely branching upright shrub to 7 ft (2 m) tall. The smooth mid-green leaves are variously cut and lobed, sometimes hairy on the midribs on

Growth Habit: Branching habit

Comments: Cultivars available

Copyright © Yasna Inc. 2006. All Rights Reserved