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'Miniature' is a Rose variety in the Rosa genus with a scientific name of Rosa.

Miniature roses are perfectly scaled small versions of larger roses.2

This variety is a Flower that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Miniature is known for its Shrub habit and growing to a height of approximately 91.44 cm (2.97 feet).

Miniature Rose needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Miniature have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Miniature

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Miniature is thought of as half hardy, so it will require protection in frosts and low temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Miniature are Zone 4 and Zone 11.

Growing Miniature from seed

Transplanting Miniature

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

Harvesting Miniature

Miniature folklore & trivia

Miniature roses came into being in the early 1930s as an accidental result of rose hybridizing. Since then master miniaturists have created many jewel like varieties featuring perfectly shaped tiny blooms on clean healthy plants that generally stay under 2 feet tall.1




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