Joshua E. Youtz

Joshua E. Youtz

Joshua E. Youtz

This C. japonica was obtained from Mr. Uyematsu of the Star Nursery, either as a seedling or seed from Japan in about 1922. Nuccios distributed it under the name 'White Daikagura'.

Bloom: The large, fine white bloom varies from peony form to formal double.The outer petals are about 2" long and the edges are notched. The inner part of the flower is an irregular mass of various sized petaloids mixed with stamens.

Plant: Slow growth, compact plant habit.

Leaf: The light green leaves are 3.5" x 2.75", with prominent veins and coarse serrations. 

Bloom Season: Early