"Schmidt's Smooth Yellow" rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jeri Jennings
Hybrid Multiflora, Hybrid Musk, Polyantha, Shrub.
Yellow. Lemon to butter yellow, fading nearly white. None to mild, apple fragrance. Average diameter 1.75". Small, semi-double to double, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, open bloom form. Prolific, blooms in flushes throughout the season. Small, ovoid buds.
Medium, bushy, spreading, thornless (or almost). Small, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of up to 3' (up to 90 cm). Width of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
Vigorous. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant.
Ovoid buds developing to "flat topped" form; bud petal reverses often touched red. Canes/stems quite polished; newer stems showing strong red tints. No prickles observed on the plant in the six years of growing it.
If you know the parentage of this rose, or other details, please contact us.
Possibly 'Eugenie Lamesch' 1899
Possibly 'George Elger' 1912
Possibly the same as "Belmont Yellow" but research is on-going