Seedling number 3-11-2. Parentage not given. First bloomed 2013, first propagated 2015. Early blooming SEMI-DOUBLE flowers are light pink with a darker pink interior, 15cm (6”) in diameter, upward facing, and average one per stem. A lovely lime-like fragrance noted. Guard petals are rounded, frilled and ruffled. Flowers possess on average three moderately hairy, green carpels with pink stigmas of normal anatomy. Stamens are more than 2cm (0.75”) in length. Has pollen, however seed fertility has not been noted. Plants reach 56cm (22”) at maturity, and carry broadly pointed, green foliage with undertones of purple. A vigorous, dwarf-type plant that makes a fine garden subject. Named refers to the Roman lineage.
Joshua Scholten, Peony Shop Holland