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PAEONIA suffruticosa white

Commonly known as Japanese tree paeony, Moutan

Tree Paeonies

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  • Deciduous - dark green leaves with elliptic leaflets, deeply cut into pointed lobes.
  • White
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - upright sparsely branched shrub
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from cold, drying winds
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - brought into Japan in the 17th century
  • Pests & Diseases - eelworms, swift moth larvae, viruses, peony grey mould, honey fungus
  • Place of origin - China
  • Flower Shape - Bowl-shaped - - 15-30cm (6-12in) across
  • Cup-shaped - 1
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
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