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Rose 'Miriam'


Miriam is part of the Rosa genus and is a Rose variety. Its scientific name is Rosa 'Miriam'. Miriam is a hybrid variety.

Yellow blend Floribunda Rose. Mild fragrance. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. 1

Miriam is a small flower which spreads in huge clusters, wide spaced between each other, and has very well balanced shape and flower form. These plants will take a long time to grow, but once the blooming season comes, they open themselves to spectacular display with amazing mixture of gold and bright orange hues. Miriam is a small flower which spreads in huge clusters, wide spaced between each other, and has very well balanced shape and flower form.

Bred by Samuel Darragh McGredy IV (New Zealand, 1989).
‘Sexy Rexy’ x ’Abracadabra"

It grows mainly as a Perennial, which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Miriam normally grows with a shrub-like habit.

New Zealand is believed to be where Miriam originates from.

This plant tends to need a moderate amount of maintenance, so ensuring that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for Miriam Rose is quite important to ensure you have a happy and healthy plant.

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How to grow Rose 'Miriam'

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Miriam is thought of as hardy, so Miriam will tend to go dormant or grow slowly over the winter months. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Miriam are Zone 6 and Zone 10. Miriam requires a loamy soil with a ph of 5.5 - 7.0 - it grows best in weakly acidic soil to neutral soil.

Growing Miriam from seed

As a hybrid variety, this plant will not reliably grow true to type from seed.

Transplanting Miriam

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Miriam is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Miriam

Rose 'Miriam' information

How long does Miriam take to grow?

These estimates for how long Rose 'Miriam' takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!

Miriam Patent Information

New Zealand – Patent No: 675 on 22 May 1992
Application No: ROS343 on 24 May 1990
Trade Name: Miriam. PVR Terminated: May 22, 1999.

Rose Miriam Etymology

Registration name: MACsupcat

Miriam folklore & trivia

Miriam flowers belong to the family of Macsupeat Floribunda roses, and was first found in the garden of King’s Plant Barn.


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