Paeonia 'Fen Jin Yu'

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



To be called ”FenJinYu” in Chinese, with characteristics of pink bloom, resembling the chrysanthemum, 16cm×8 cm corolla, peachy buds, slightly crapy outer petals and crapier inner petals. The color of the stripe having twisted gofers is deeper than that of the inner petals. The numerous stamens have golden and biggish anther, pompadour and shorter filaments. The full-grown and pompadour pistils have red stigmas, half wrapped and deeply cracked floral disc. The large scale and round leaves are green and growing upswept; 15 –25 lobules have the characteristics of changeable quantities of the sides lobules, stiff in quality, dense and many tomentas. The fresh branches, grown in the year it was planted, have the length of 28 cm with stiff stem, long section, arborous branches and flourish leaves, and bloom leaves patulous upwards, with many blooms and aromatic flavor. The growing situation of it is vigorous with erective shape and a few sprouts, and medium and later blooming date. It is suitable for fresh cut because of the long stem of it.

Wang et al. 2003

japanese name: Fun Kingyoku

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

'Fen Jin Yu' description (in chinese) & picture available on page 108.

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

'Fenjinyu' Single form, dark pink. Selected, cultivated and named by Chen D.Z.. [detailed description available on page 71]

Beitrag von marcir am 28.4.2007:

Carsten Burkhardt's Web Project Paeonia - The Peony Database


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