PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Purple Heart')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Purple Heart'
'WEKbipuhit'
'Marie Osmond'
'New Age'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Mauve-Pink
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: Tom Carruth, 1999
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: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Mauve
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Parentage: Stephens' Big Purple x International Herald Tribune
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Rose Nursery Report Card for 2019-2020 Season by zuzu Mar 15, 2021 1:56 PM 18
January 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 3, 2021 11:51 AM 159
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December 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 1, 2021 3:56 PM 125
October 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 31, 2020 1:32 PM 104
August 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2020 5:06 PM 160
July 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 31, 2020 8:39 PM 154
Purple or lavender thornless climber by Hiyamakki Jun 12, 2020 4:18 AM 16
Help! Freeze forecast! by gardenfish Apr 16, 2020 3:35 PM 14
Rose/ clematis pairings by ttkc4704 Apr 19, 2020 8:00 AM 18
...When she was good, she was very good and when she was bad, she was horrid! by Mustbnuts Sep 3, 2019 6:42 PM 5
Palatine Roses -- 2019-2020 Season by zuzu Sep 14, 2019 7:41 AM 78
Best 5 roses this year by Canadian_Rose Sep 4, 2019 12:29 AM 58
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
Garden photos... by jim1961 Mar 5, 2020 2:06 AM 192
Which Purple is the best? by Weluvroses Jan 18, 2021 11:12 PM 74
Stuff in my yard by Canadian_Rose Jul 23, 2019 1:06 AM 29
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
Show your rose photos by Canadian_Rose Oct 1, 2018 10:21 AM 86

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