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Paeonia x suffruticosa Japanese 'Hana-kisoi'


Paeonia suffruticosa 'Hana-kisoi' is a tree peony with fragrant, light pink flowers with deep pink surrounding the golden stamens.

Paeonia x suffruticosa or tree peonies are beloved garden plants in both Western and Chinese horticultural traditions though the history of cultivation in China dating back thousands of years deeply embedding this plant in their rich traditions and cultures. Tree peonies are woody shrubs that produce large, gorgeous flowers in spring in a much wider range of colours than the herbaceous garden peonies. 'Hana-kisoi' ('Floral Rivalry') has fragrant, light pink flowers with deep pink surrounding the golden stamens. Great in the sunny perennial border and as cut flowers. Pollinator attractor.

Common Name: Tree Peony

Family: Paeoniaceae (The Peony Family)

Zone Hardiness: 4-9

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade

Height: 4-6'

Width: 3-5'

Primary Bloom Colour: Pink

Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Class: Deciduous

Type: Shrub

Bloom Time: Spring

Soil Moisture: Average, Dry

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: Yes


Benefits: Butterflies

Deer Resistant: Yes

BC Native: No

Native Habitat:


Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

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