type: [tree peony] – [suffruticosa group] – [rockii-hybrid] - [Gansu mudan]


To be called ”Ri Yue Tong Hui” in Chinese, with characteristics of pink bloom, single petals, 20cm×12cm corolla, peachy buds, formal edge of the petals with light colors. The petals base have purple and dark speckles with peachblow and radiated stripes towards petals, this makes pink petals present peachblow demitint. The numerous stamens has yellow anthers and white filaments, individual stamens become petalody. The five full-grown and pea green pistils have milk white stigmas, half wrapped, deeply cracked and white floral disc. The 15 lobules have characteristics of green mixed with red demitint, stiffness in quality, many tomentas, concave and pompadour leafstalks, The growing situation of it is vigorous with patulous shape ,many blooms and many sprouts, it has medium blooming date.

McLewin & Chen (2006) Peony rockii and Gansu Mudan

Ri Yue Tong Hui breeder, date: Chen Dezhong between 1986 and 1992 engl. translation: Sun and Moon Equal Glory color & form classification categories , remarks: 9.1.13 not online: 229, 232, 238

Cheng Fangyun: 'Chinese Flare Mudan' (Beijing 2005)

'Ri Yue Tong Hui' description (in chinese) & picture available on page 154.

Li Jiajue 2005, Chinese Tree Peony, Xibei, Xinan, Jiangnan Volume

'Riyue Tonghui' Single form, versi color of red and white. Selected and cultivated by Chen D.Z., and named by Chen D.Z. and Cheng Fangyun. [detailed description available on page 83]

Margitta Stewart 2007:

Carsten Burkhardt's Web Project Paeonia - The Peony Database


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