Alice in-the Palace

Alice in-the Palace

Alice in-the Palace

ACS Registration Number 3122
Year Registered 2019

This 15-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2011. It was originated by Clarence and Lillian Gordy of Ocala, Florida, registered by Mark Crawford of Valdosta, Georgia, and propagated by Loch Laurel Nursery of Valdosta, Georgia.

Bloom: The large sized 5" x 2.5" (treated 6" x 3") semi-double to loose peony form flower is bubble gum pink. It has yellow anthers and white filaments. This profuse bloomer is long lasting with heavy petal texture, consistent form and falls in one piece. The early blooms are peony form followed by the semi-double form.

Plant: The plant habit is upright and spreading. The growth rate is vigorous. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.

Leaf: The medium green leaves average 4.25” x 2.25” with low serration.

Bloom season: Midseason.