Hanakisoi. (Floral Rivalry). Chugai Nursery. 1910. Japanese suffruticosa. Large semi-double to double medium pink flowers. Flowers are creped and ruffled. Outer edges of the petals fade more quickly than the interior. The large flowers are held upright by sturdy stems and never fail to put on a great show. Cream stigmas, sheath and stamens. Plants have much red coloration in their leaves. A sturdy grower that is thought to be one of the best pink suffruticosas by many gardeners. Fertile both ways and creates some wonderful looking seedlings. Blooms in the early part of the woody peony season. Ships late September to mid October.