Seedling number 4-32-2. Parentage not given. First bloomed 2013, first propagated 2015. Early blooming DOUBLE flowers are a light peachy pink color, fading to a light creamy yellow at petal edges. Flowers are 15cm (6”) in diameter, outward facing, and average one per stem. Fragrance noted. Guard petals are rounded, frilled, and ruffled. Flowers possess on average four very hairy, green carpels with dark pink stigmas of normal anatomy. Stamens are between 1.25-2cm (0.5-0.75”) in length. Produces pollen, though no seed fertility noted. Plants reach 95cm (37.4”) at maturity, and carry broadly pointed, green foliage with undertones of purple. A nice garden plant that has good potential as a cut-flower. Named for the Roman Emperor.
Joshua Scholten, Peony Shop Holland