Rose (Rosa 'Della Balfour') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Della Balfour'
'HARblend'
'HARlend'
'Royal Pageant'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Large-flowered climber
Extra Color Info: Orange and yellow, with pink and violet shading
Growth Habit: Typically 8-10 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Harkness, 1994
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)
Plant Height: 8-10 feet
Plant Spread: 4-5 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
Child plants: one child plant

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