DESCRIPTION: Large 15-20cm (6-8"), long lasting, sweetly scented, shell-pink petals with a deep pink base and gold stamens. Blooms from late spring to early summer. Uniform mound of clean, dark green foliage. Does not require staking. Tolerates drought once established.
BOTANICAL NAME: Paeonia x Itoh 'First Arrival'
AVERAGE MATURE HEIGHT: 60 75cm
AVERAGE MATURE SPREAD: 60-90cm
SUN EXPOSURE: Full sun to partial shade
FLOWER COLOUR: Shell-pink petals with a deep pink base and gold stamens
FLOWERING TIME: Late spring to early summer
FOLIAGE COLOUR: Dark green
COLD HARDINESS: Zone 3 ( Should survive up to -39.9° Celsius )
WATER NEEDS: Average
OTHER FEATURES: Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Border, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Sweetly Fragrant, Rabbit Resistant, Very Rare
First Arrival Peony features showy fragrant buttery yellow flowers with lemon yellow eyes at the ends of the stems in late spring. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its pointy compound leaves remain green in colour throughout the season.
*We must be contacted within 7 days of delivery and plants must be taken care of, unplanted and watered until we can pick them up.
**Warranty does not apply to frost damage, hail damage, wind damage or any other acts of mother nature. Plants must be properly planted, properly watered and cared for. Warranty only applies to items purchased at full price or to a maximum discount of 10% unless otherwise specified.