Rose (Rosa 'Jilly Jewel') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Jilly Jewel'
'BENben'
'BENmfig'
'Benardella's Pearl'
'Pearl'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: Medium, double, high-centered
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Frank A. Benardella, before 2000
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 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: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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