Paeonia 'Fo Tou Qing '

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



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

'Fotou Qing' Crown proliferation form, yellow in inital bloom, light yellow turning into white in full bloom. It is a good traditional cultivar in Linxia. [detailed description available on page 143]

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

'Fo Tou Qing' description (in chinese) & picture available on page 153.

To be called ”FoTouQing” in Chinese, with characteristics of primrose flowers in early bloom and then turning into the ivory white, resembling a colored pavilion in shape, 22cm×13cm corolla, having 35 cm long and rigid stems for a variety the very year planted, a few flowers and strong aroma with leaves being patulous upwards. The plant has strong and healthy growing situation with erective posture, a few sprouted stems and mid-later blooming period. It’s the traditional rare variety.

Carsten Burkhardt's Web Project Paeonia - The Peony Database


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