Polyantha Rose
Rosa 'Perle d'Or'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Perle d'Or
Additional cultivar information:(aka Yellow Ccile Brnner)
Hybridized by Dubreuil-Rambaux
Registered or introduced: 1884
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Class:

China

Polyantha

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Bloom Color:

Yellow blend (yb)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Informal

Flower Fragrance:

Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Shrub

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Other Details:

Resistant to black spot

Resistant to mildew

Resistant to rust

Pruning Instructions:

Avoid pruning

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are good for cutting

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

, British Columbia

San Jose, California

Sebastopol, California

Green Cove Springs, Florida

Columbia, South Carolina

Austin, Texas (2 reports)

Harker Heights, Texas

Houston, Texas (2 reports)

Nacogdoches, Texas

Plano, Texas

Richmond, Texas

Rowlett, Texas

Victoria, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Nov 9, 2010, dontruman from Victoria, TX wrote:

Stands up very well to the heat and humidity of south Texas producing flowers all year. The spring flush is beautiful and the early summer flush is magnificent. Smaller sprays occur during the heat of summer The fall display is nice and it will bloom in a warm winter. Sends up almost totally leafless, branching flushes of buds above the bush that begin as salmon colored miniature tea buds and mature into light golden yellow pompoms. Do not trim this rose if at all possible. The new sprays come off of old wood and pruning is to be avoided for best floral display. Grows quickly. Mine is 4 feet tall x 3 feet wide and is only 3 years old. I have a feeling that this rose can grow into a rather large plant. Designated an "Earth-Kind" rose by the Texas AgriLife Extension Service of the Texas... read more

Positive

On Sep 13, 2003, Roselaine from North Vancouver, BC (Zone 8a) wrote:

This little rose has oft been compared to the wonderful Polyantha, "Cecile Brunner"....Perl d"Or is a much more prolific plant and the colour, of course, is a peachy-pink. Great for container growing, and she makes a super gift, as far as roses go..