Rose (Rosa foetida) in the Roses Database

Botanical names:
Rosa foetida Accepted
Rosa eglanteria Synonym
Rosa lutea Synonym

Also sold as:
Yellow Austrian
Austrian Briar
Capucine Jaune
Fuchsrose
Jaune Simple
Single Yellow Sweet Brier
Austrian Yellow

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size:Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape:Other: Saucer-shaped
Petal count:Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color:Medium yellow
Extra Bloom Info:In clusters
Rebloom:None
Class:Other: Species, wild
Growth Habit:Arching canes, 5-10 feet
Fragrance:Strong
Hybridizer & year:Wild rose
Optimal growing zones:USDA zones 3-9

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:5-10 feet
Plant Spread:5 feet
Leaves:Deciduous
Flowers:Showy
Malodorous
Flower Color:Yellow
Flower Time:Late spring or early summer
Uses:Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant:Bees
Propagation: Other methods:Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous:Thorned
Parentage:Unpleasant odor

In a neighbor's garden

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread TitleLast ReplyReplies
Blackspot resistant rose by HalcyonSep 24, 2017 9:36 AM44
Roses for Zone 4 ? by mandollsJun 22, 2015 2:34 PM60
Any thoughts on just who this little cutie might be? by woofieJun 18, 2013 12:42 PM8
Please help us 'grow' the Rose Database with your images! by Calif_SueJun 13, 2016 9:04 PM129

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