Semi-double tree peony, parentage, (Domoto’s hybrid x self). First bloomed in 1988. Lilac lavender, ruffled semi-double tree peony has a deeper flare of rose that radiates well into the bloom. It blooms above the foliage, low dense branching. After four years, it grows 30 inches in height, vigorous, has pollen, seeds, stamens. Early to mid season bloom. Named after my mother, Bertha Varner. Seedling # 8021.