Rose (Rosa 'Breath of Life') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Breath of Life'
'HARquann'
'HARquanne'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Extra Bloom Info: Ruffled petals
Rebloom: Good
Class: Large-flowered climber
Extra Color Info: Apricot blend, fading to peach
Growth Habit: Typically 8-10 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Harkness, 1980

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: 3-4 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: Red Dandy x Alexander

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Last week's blooms... by Beth_NorCal Oct 16, 2018 2:22 PM 4
The latest blooms by Beth_NorCal Sep 30, 2018 4:52 PM 13
Why are roses so stressful? by CrazedHoosier Aug 14, 2018 3:36 PM 65
July 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Aug 5, 2018 5:11 PM 170
April Chat - Spring's Here!! by Skiekitty May 3, 2014 5:09 PM 138
Greenmantle Nursery by Steve812 Sep 20, 2012 10:22 AM 13
September chat & stuff by zuzu Oct 4, 2012 1:26 PM 43
More May blooms by zuzu May 29, 2012 12:15 PM 34
My March and April Blooms by zuzu Jul 10, 2011 11:38 PM 94
Mike's Roses by Mike May 6, 2010 8:09 PM 121
Kidney stones are not fun by Skiekitty Mar 20, 2011 7:21 PM 27
Dog Days of Summer & a beginner rose garden by Skiekitty Sep 17, 2010 10:01 AM 9

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