Seedling number 4-26-2. Parentage not given. First bloomed 2013, first propagated 2015. Early blooming SEMI-DOUBLE flowers are light-pink, 17cm (6.7”) in diameter, upward facing, and average one to two per stem. Guard petals are frilled and ruffled. No fragrance noted. Flowers possess on average four moderately hairy, green carpels with pink stigmas of normal anatomy. Stamens are between 1.25-2cm (0.5-0.75”) in length. Fertile both ways. Plants reach 76cm (30”) at maturity, and carry broadly pointed, green foliage with undertones of purple. Foliage at time of emergence is red. Growth habit is upright with strong stems; mechanical support is unnecessary. Presents good potential as a cut-flower. Named for a battle fought by Julius Caesar.
Joshua Scholten, Peony Shop Holland