The Yellow Rose of Texas (flower)

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Rosa 'Harison's Yellow'
Rosa 'Harison's Yellow'.jpg
Hybrid parentage
Rosa hybrid seedling from Rosa foetida
Cultivar
'Harison's Yellow'
Origin
Selected by George Folliott Harison, United States, c.1824.[1]

The Yellow Rose of Texas (Harison's Yellow) is a flower in the family Rosaceae. It is a type of yellow rose. It is often found around homes in the American state of Texas and along trails in the state of Oregon. It is also called the Oregon Trail Rose.

Also mentioned in country songs such as Solid Country Gold by Shooter Jennings and Texas Pride by Miranda Lambert.

References[change | edit source]

  1. "Harison's Yellow". HelpMeFind.com Roses. http://www.helpmefind.com/rose/pl.php?n=56662. Retrieved 2008-01-21.