Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Yumi Beauty Itoh Peony, great for Oklahoma gardens

Large double flowering Peony in a clear yellow. Strong sturdy stems support this flower. plant size is 24" to 30" tall and wide. Dark green mounding foliage is beautiful all summer long. Loves full to partial sun and regular watering. Itoh peonies were first hybridized in the 1940's by Japanese Itoh breeder Toichi Itoh who crossed the herbaceous peony with the a tree peony. These peonies have great vigor, large flowers up to 7" across, strong stems for cutting and long lasting blooms.