'Yellow Jewel' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Sheldon, John & Robyn
Medium yellow Miniature.
Registration name: Yellow Jewel
Butter-yellow, red center. None to mild fragrance. Average diameter 1.5". Medium-large, semi-double (9-16 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Short, bushy, compact, thornless (or almost). Glossy, dark green, leathery foliage.
Height of 1' to 14" (30 to 35 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for container rose, cut flower or garden. Hardy. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.