|ACS Registration Number||3166|
This 17-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'Merry Christmas' first bloomed in 2015. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia.
Bloom: The medium sized 3.75" x 2.5" loose peony form flower is red with a wide white border on each petal. It has yellow anthers and pink filaments. This profuse bloomer is long lasting, has heavy petal texture, a consistent form and falls in one piece.
Plant: The plant habit is upright and open. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Leaf: The medium green leaves have low serration and average 2.5" x 1.5".
Bloom season: Early to midseason.