Paeonia 'Yi nian lu'

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

name in Luoyang*:

Yi nian lu

Yu mei ren

english translation:

Single twist of green

name in Hezhe*:

Hua xia duo jiao

Hua xiu dou jiao


Zhaolou Peony Garden, Heze in 1986.

Yu Mei Ren. Golden circle form. Flowers 18cm x 7cm, pinkish white (49-D), soft; the outer petals 3-whorled, large, thin, fairly stiff, suffused with light pink at the base; the inner petals fairly large, a distinct whorl of normal stamens grow between outer and inner petals; stigmas smaller, floral discs pinkish red. Stalks fairly pliable, flowers lateral. Flowering late. Plant medium to dwarf, partially spreading. Branches fairly slender. Leaves long, medium-sized; petiolules long; leaflets long elliptic or long ovate, acuminate at the apex, the margins curved upwards. Winter buds, new branches, leaves, petioles light green, high ornamental value in early spring. Growth medium, flowers many. Bred by Zhaolou Peony Garden, Heze in 1986.

english translation:

Jade Beauty

english translation:

Jade beauty

* cross-references for the Luoyang/Hezhe names are from the english text insert of the booklet 'Zhongguomudan' Chinese tree peonies © Will McLewin 1996 Prepared by Phedar Nursery (England)

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