Rose (Rosa 'Sunny Day') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Sunny Day'
'SAVasun'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Deep yellow
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Growth Habit: Very short, 14-18 inches, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Saville, 1986
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 14-18 inches
Plant Spread: 14-18 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

The Top 50 All Things Plants WildflowersThe Top 50 All Things Plants Wildflowers
October 18, 2014

It's hard to figure out which plants are wildflowers and which ones aren't, so lists like these are hard to come up with. Nevertheless, with help from our members we made a list of areas of the database that qualify, and here's the top 50 most popular species from among them!

(Full article12 comments)
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Help controlling Powdery Mildew by kohala Jan 4, 2020 5:16 PM 16
New rose leaves turning pale green and wiliting by sm2019 Nov 5, 2019 4:59 PM 8
November 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 13, 2019 1:00 AM 164
Fall planting?? by Weluvroses Oct 17, 2019 7:52 AM 14
rose plant disease by kuaybe Sep 17, 2019 4:47 PM 2
Rose care by ssilvern Oct 31, 2019 2:19 PM 34
Garden photos... by jim1961 Dec 27, 2019 11:19 AM 171
Which Purple is the best? by Weluvroses Sep 6, 2019 10:04 PM 37
Hoping to find a red climber by krun422 Jul 30, 2019 11:15 AM 16
Pink edged whites/cremes by hampartsum Jul 17, 2019 4:03 AM 18
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
Canadian_Rose... How are you??? by jim1961 Jul 23, 2019 11:57 AM 18
Heirloom Old Miniature Roses by NickyNick Jul 7, 2019 9:21 PM 61
Our Roses by Weluvroses Oct 5, 2019 11:11 AM 196
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Dec 26, 2019 6:46 PM 159
Last blooms of the 2019 spring flush by AnnKNCalif May 27, 2019 1:04 PM 13
My spring Jackson and Perkins orders by MJOrwat May 18, 2019 12:49 PM 6
Black Spot Disease on Rose Bushes by Mom3ubed May 18, 2019 11:55 AM 13
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Roses Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Roses (Rosa)

« Visit the Roses forum

« The Roses Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by greenappleagnes and is called "Kwanza Cherry"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.