|ACS Registration Number||3129|
This 7-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'Gus Menard' first bloomed in 2015. It was originated by James Smelley of Moss Point, Mississippi, registered by Randolph Maphis of Tallahassee, Florida, and propagated by James Smelley of Moss Point, Mississippi and Randolph Maphis of Tallahassee, Florida.
Bloom: The large to very large sized 5" x 2.5" (treated 5.25" x 2.75") semi-double to loose peony form flower is white. It has yellow anthers and white filaments. This profuse bloomer is long lasting with heavy petal texture and falls in one piece.
Plant: The plant habit is upright and dense. The growth rate is vigorous. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Leaf: The dark green leaves average 3.75” x 2.75” with medium serration.
Bloom season: Midseason.