Paeonia 'Chong lou dian cui '

type: [tree peony] – [suffruticosa group] – [China central plains cultivar group]


Zhaolou Peony Garden, Heze in 1968.

name in Luoyang*:

Chong lou dian cui

name in Heze*:

Chong lou dian cui

english translation:

Multi-layered decorating the green, Towers in Stippled Green

Chong Lou Dian Cui. Hundred proliferate form. Flowers 16 cm x 7cm, red (57-D). Petals multi- whorled, stiff, suffused with purplish red at the base; stamens occasionally petaloid; pistils developed, petaloid, greenish coloured in the lower flower. Petals relatively few, toothed at the apex; stamens small; pistils small in the upper flower. Stalks stiff, flowers upright. Flowering late. Plant medium height, partially spreading. Branches stout. Leaves long, medium-sized; leaflets elliptic or ovate elliptic, acute at the apex. Growth vigorous, flowers many. Bred by Zhaolou Peony Garden, Heze in 1968.

NTSC (suffr.)

Chong Lou Dian Cui (Towers In Stippled Green )

cross-references for the Luoyang/Heze names are from the english text insert of the booklet 'Zhongguomudan' Chinese tree peonies © Will McLewin 1996 Prepared by Phedar Nursery (England) Tel. 0 161 430 3 772 Chinese language consultant Caroline Mason 0191 384 4533

Carsten Burkhardt's Web Project Paeonia - The Peony Database


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