'Happenstance' rose References
Book (Dec 1998) Page(s) 294.
Happenstance ('Baby Mermaid') Modern Shrub. Buss (Germany) c. 1950... Either a dwarf sport or seedling of the huge climber 'Mermaid'... single, pale yellow flowers... Like 'Mermaid', it revels in hot climates and hates the cold...
Website/Catalog (24 Oct 1998) Page(s) 59.
Happenstance ('Baby Mermaid')... slightly smaller replicas of 'Mermaid's yellow blooms...
Book (1993) Page(s) 222. Includes photo(s).
Photographed in the Huntington Rose Garden, Los Angeles, California.
Book (1993) Page(s) 222.
A dwarf sport of 'Mermaid' that makes an interesting Ground Cover Rose. It was found in California growing from the roots of an old 'Mermaid' plant that had been cut back right to the ground.