Rose (Rosa 'Anne Harkness') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Anne Harkness'
'HARkaramel'
'Ann Harkness'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Rosette
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Apricot-yellow blend
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Harkness, 1979
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Apricot blend
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Bobby Dazzler x ((Manx Queen x Prima Ballerina) x (Chanelle x Piccadilly))
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: Simi Valley, Calif.Date: 2005-05-05Anne Harkness towering above the other rose in the garden
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2009-06-16
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Comments:
Posted by Danty (Simi Valley, Calif. - Zone 8b) on Nov 5, 2012 12:17 AM

I have grown this rose for years.
My original plant was a a cutting taken from Kim Rupert's old garden in Santa Clarita.
The plant is now over five feet tall and wide.

The blooms come in big clusters that continue from Spring well into Fall here in our area.

The colors are a glowing buff-apricot that holds up well even in the heat of summer.

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