|Botanical Name||Paeonia suffruticosa 'Luoyang Hong'|
|Mature Height||4-5 Feet|
|Mature Width||4 Feet|
|Light Requirement||Full Sun to Partial Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||Zones 4-9|
In early Summer, up to 50 plus huge upward facing, mildly fragrant, semi-double magenta flowers with contrasting yellow center stamens adorn this highly sought after Tree Peony! A truly head turning specimen, this famous variety comes from Luoyang, the ancient city in Henan Province that was the capital of China during many dynasties. For over a millennium, Luoyang has been a major center of peony cultivation. Today the main downtown boulevard is planted with enormous specimens of Luoyang Red! Tree Peonies, are adored and highly desired by gardeners across the world and especially everyone who has ever seen them in bloom. Tree Peonies have been prized and carefully cultivated in the Far East for centuries. A deciduous plant the Tree Peony has woody stems that do not die back to the ground each year like herbaceous Peonies. A mature plant produces many huge, long-lasting, silken blooms, which delight the eye. Medium green foliage is deeply divided into oval to lance-shaped leaflets and remains attractive throughout the growing season.