Early Scout. Auten. 1952. Herbaceous hybrid. American Peony Society Gold Medal winner-2001. American Peony Society Award of Landscape Merit. Red single. Nice deeply cut foliage is a good backdrop to the early red flowers. Often referred to as a ‘fernleaf’ type hybrid. Approximately 22″ in height and a mound shaped plant. Vigorous. Week 2 bloom time. No fertility noted. (albiflora ‘Richard Cravel’ x tenuifolia). Ships in late September to mid October.