Paeonia 'Hong Xian Nü'

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

HONG-XIAN-NU (Red Line Lady). Grower's name, Chan Dezhong, Peace Peony Nursery, Lanzhou, Gansu, P.R. China. From the seedling of P. rockii cv. Double flower 6.8x5.2", crown shaped pink. Elongate round flower bud. Outer petals larger and white, inner petals smaller, ruffled and characterized by a conspicuous red line, basal blotch dark brown 1.2x0.8. Sheath enclosing half carpels, pinnately parted and cream yellow, stigmas yellowish green, anthers rare and embedded freely between inner petals. Semi spreading plant, with much branches. Less suckers and ellipticum leaves. Upright flower suitable for cutting. Has stamens, pollen and seeds. Early blooming. Colored picture filed. (Registered by Dr. Cheng Fangyun, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, P.R. China, Oct. 3, 1994). Bulletin #292.

McLewin & Chen (2006) Peony rockii and Gansu Mudan

Hong Xian Nu breeder, date: Chen Dezhong between 1986 and 1992 engl. translation: Red Thread Woman color & form classification categories , remarks: 4.5.17, Vigorous not online: 169, 173

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

'Hongxiannü' Crown form, pink. Selected, cultivated and named by Chen D.Z., and internationally registered by Cheng Fangyun. [detailed description available on page 114]

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

'Hong Xian Nü' description (in chinese) & picture available on page 116.+117.

peonies & seeds

seit Oktober 2005 im Angebot

peonycn.com (2006):

Pink, crown-like with brown spot

Carsten Burkhardt's Web Project Paeonia - The Peony Database


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