JP Connell

JP Connell

JP Connell
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Group/Class – Shrub (Explorer Series)

Description – At Kuhnert Arboretum in Aberdeen, S.D., this has proven to be the hardiest of the reblooming yellow roses. This shrub rose features delicate, fragrant double yellow flowers in early summer and through into fall on a compact mounded habit, hardy and resistant to disease, makes a beautiful garden color accent; needs full sun and well-drained soil (will not tolerate standing water).

Color – Light lemon-yellow flowers with creamy white overtones at ends of stems, emerging from gold flower buds

Bloom repeat – June flowering with some repeat bloom

Fragrance Strength – Light

USDA Hardiness Zone – 3

Height – 3-5 feet

Width – 3-5 feet