From your previous tale of the opening of the large white tree peony, China-Plants.com is to refresh your memory; we introduce a mysterious black Japanese tree peony, Paeonia suffruticosa ‘Hatsugarasu’ which means the early crow.
Japanese tree peony is shrub-like as it reaches a height of 3 to 5 feet. The peony plant grows slowly but the large, 10-inch flowers are worth the wait. The peony plants grow in ordinary garden soil with exposure to sun or partial shade. The peony flower is single and produced in June. Peonies are very drought tolerant, especially once established. Peonies will produce larger flowers if all the flower buds, except the terminal one, are removed early. Japanese tree peony for sale on China-Plants.com. Gracing your garden with big and fluffy peony petals.
The use in landscape: Border specimen. Peony cut flowers.
Remove foliage at the end of the growing season, to avoid fungal diseases.
Do not cut flowers from plants less than three years old. Mature plants of five years should be left with about 50% of its flowers. When cutting the flowers take care to ensure that at least some leaf is left on the remaining cut stem.