Rose (Rosa 'Joy of Health') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Joy of Health'
'HARxever'
'Applause'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Hybridizer & year: Harkness, 1996
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 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)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
December 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2019 3:46 PM 128
Great article on the subject of shovel pruning--I need to remember this! by Mustbnuts Dec 13, 2019 1:50 AM 14
last watering... by BigAppleRoseGuy Oct 21, 2019 4:57 PM 4
Sunburn or canker? by reh0622 Oct 24, 2019 11:50 AM 11
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
Orange Roses by GoldBeardThePirate Aug 14, 2019 8:05 PM 85
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
Cane canker by reh0622 Nov 24, 2019 11:47 AM 51
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Questions About Issues With My Roses by JeffreyInGA May 28, 2019 7:52 PM 13
Box store bagged roses. by RpR Jun 4, 2019 5:33 PM 40
2019 Spring roses by AnnKNCalif Jul 1, 2019 12:48 AM 25
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
February 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2019 1:03 AM 139
Lovely video of Pat Henry's Rose Garden by Mustbnuts Jan 17, 2019 10:02 AM 5
Dark Desire may be a mistake? by Rebekah Nov 28, 2018 12:55 PM 5
Why are roses so stressful? by CrazedHoosier Aug 14, 2018 3:36 PM 65
Let's talk about Bourbons and Hybrid Bourbons by AquaEyes Jun 24, 2018 11:33 PM 25
Rose blooms dropped by Rebeccaabud Jun 22, 2018 4:57 PM 14
Best performing roses by Mari33 Mar 13, 2018 9:28 AM 29

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