Peony Tree suffruticosa 'Shimadaijin (Purple)'

Tree Peony

Huge double purple flowers stand upright on sturdy branching

  •  · Huge, double purple flowers
  •  · Late spring bloom
  •  · Flowers stand upright w/o added support
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This Itoh variety is a  profuse bloomer! Buds start out cherry-red, open to orange and apricot-pink with subtle edges of purple. Then the 8" flowers will fade to yellow. One plant can have 3 different colored blooms at the same time! Stems are sturdy so no staking is needed; spicy fragrance.

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4-5 ft


1-3 ft



Peony Tree suffruticosa 'Shimadaijin (Purple)'
Tree Peony suffruticosa 'Shimadaijin (Purple)'


Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant


Good Cut Flower / Foliage
Good Container Plant

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Summer
Late Spring / Early Summer

Peony Tree

Common Name: suffruticosa

Tree peonies develop into large woody shrubs, with branching stems. They produce huge magnificent blooms in various colors. Tree peonies do not require any support for their flowers and will stand upright without help!