Paeonia 'Zi zhu pan'

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

name in Luoyang*:

Zi zhu pan

name in Hezhe*:

Yan long zi zhu pan

english translation:

Purple platter of pearls

xinxin: (suffr.):

Yan Long Zi Zhu Pan   Some people call it "Yan Long Zi". It has been collected as a precious black variety since ancient time because the petals are exquisite and glisten like black velvet. Crown or anemone form, upwards flower 16cm x 7cm, moderate fragrance, flowers many in midseason, dwarf plants, 4ft. in mature, one of traditional and rare varieties in Heze

NTSC (suffr.)

Yan Rong Zi Zhu Pan

* 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)

Carsten Burkhardt's Web Project Paeonia - The Peony Database


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