The Easy Going Rose, is just as it's name applies. 'easy going'. The golden yellow cupped blooms have a mild honey perfume. They cover the plant in clusters of flowers.
The Easy Going rose, has pretty yellow blooms that stand out well against the glossy green foliage.
It is a nice garden rose, that is especially nice in mass plantings, where it makes a stunning display of bright sunny yellow blooms.
If you like to cut your roses, these make nice cut flowers for the vase.
You can pick a fragrant bouquet from a single cluster, but beware, the
canes are very prickly!The bush is well armed with spiky prickles (thorns), all around the stem.
Type Floribunda Rose
Hybridizer Harkness 1999
Blooms Peachy/golden yellow color flowers are 4" across and have 25-30 petals. The pretty, cupped flowers grow in clusters.
Growth Habits The bush grows upright, and bushy. It can reach a height of 3-4".
Foliage Large size foliage is bright in color,light green, and glossy.
Fragrance Fragrance is moderate, Fruity (sweet honey fragrance)
Awards Dublin Gold Medal 1996, Monza Silver Medal 1997, Royal national Rose Society Trial Ground Certificate 1998, Portland Gold Medal 2001
Hardy Zone hardy zones 5-10
This yellow blend Floribunda rose is a sport of another popular (Livin Easy) rose, 'Fellowship',and does equally as well as it's parent. It has won many
awards for being such a magnificent rose. It is exactly the same as it's parent, except for the color, which tends to be a paler apricot color,(sometimes displaying a hint of pink), where the parent rose is more orange and yellow.
The color is a golden, peachy yellow, that stands out well against the bright green, glossy foliage.
This thorny, Floribunda rose bush grows upright, with glossy, medium green foliage.
Because of the upright growth, this rose can be trained as a tree rose,
and makes a spectacular specimen. If you've always wanted to try growing a tree rose, this would be a great one to try, not only for the brilliant colored yellow roses, but for the hardiness and adaptability of this rose. It is a sturdy, healthy growing rose.
This cheerful yellow Floribunda rose, with it's lovely cupped blooms, perform well in all climate zones, from zone 5 through zone 10.
The Easy Going rose, is also very disease resistant
in the garden, especially to Black spot.