'Violacea superba nova' peony References
Website/Catalog (1860) Page(s) 28.
Chinese Tree Pæonies. — Pæonia Moutan.
These are the most splendid and showy of all flowering shrubs, and among the most rare.
The flowers are mostly fragrant, and all are double, unless denoted otherwise. They are perfectly hardy, and will withstand the winters of our most northern States and the Canadas. They bloom in May, ten to fifteen days before the Chinese Herbaceous varieties.
The following are imported varieties. We can supply extra size plants of most of the varieties, at a moderate advance in prices.
101. Violacea superba nova... Superb violet... $1.50 to $3.00