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

Wang et al. 2003

japanese name: Yakou Hai

McLewin & Chen (2006) Peony rockii and Gansu Mudan

Ye Guang Bei breeder, date: Chen Dezhong before 1985 engl. translation: Luminous Cup color & form classification categories , remarks: 7.1.01 not online: 214

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

'Ye Guang Bei' description (in chinese) & picture available on page 142.

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

'Yeguangbei' Single form, purplish black. Selected, cultivated and named by Chen D.Z.. Its parents include classic cultivar 'Zhusha Hong'. [detailed description available on page 79]

peonies & seeds


To be called ”Ye Guang Bei” in Chinese, with characteristics of black bloom, single petals, 17cm×7cm corolla ,peachy buds, biggish and neat petals with stiffness in quality, with clefts at the central part of the petals edge, and black base speckles. The stamens are numerous with yellow and smaller anthers, filaments of it enjoying with milk yellow upside and amaranth lowerside. The five kelly pistils have red stigmas, amaranth floral disc with dentiform clefts. The plant grows erectly and vigorously with bloom patulous upwards, large quantity of blooms, with great many sprouts and aromatic flavor. The medium size and round leaves grow upswept, the 15 lobules have characteristics of green with red demitint, many tomentas, concave and red leafstalks. It has medium blooming date and to be costiful variety of black bloom varieties.

Carsten Burkhardt's Web Project Paeonia - The Peony Database


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