Botanical name: Paeonia suffruticosa
Other names: Tree peony, Moutain peony, Moutan, Chinese tree peony, Moutan peony
Species: P. suffruticosa - P. suffruticosa is a clump-forming herbaceous perennial with divided, fresh-green leaves. In late spring, it bears showy flowers that may be pink or white.
Paeonia suffruticosa is: Deciduous
Flower: White, Pink in Spring; White, Pink in Summer
Foliage: Green in Spring; Green in Summer
Habit: Erect, Open stems
Specific diseases: Peony wilt
Paeonia suffruticosa (Tree peony) will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 2m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance
Cultivation: Plant in moist, humus-rich, free-draining soil in full sun to partial shade.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: South, East, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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