Paeonia suffruticosa 'Island Minister' (Shimadaijin)
More About Paeonia suffruticosa Island Minister ('Shimadaijin')
- Semi-double, magenta-purple blossoms
- Pointed, dark green, deeply cut foliage
- Woody-stemmed, shrub-like habit
- Bloom Time: Late May to June
- Flower Size: 20 cm
The name translates to "Island Minister".
Tree Peony Growing and Maintenance Tips
Tree peonies have a woody stem and the branches do not die back to the ground in the winter. Do not prune except to remove spent flowers. Plant in full sun or partial shade in a well-drained, evenly moist soil. They can be drought tolerant once established.
Paeonia suffruticosa Island Minister ('Shimadaijin') Characteristics
Moist to Average