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Penny Lane is a popular variety of Rose, which belongs to the Rosa genus (Rosa 'Penny Lane'). Penny Lane is a patented hybrid variety.

Apricot or apricot blend large-flowered climbing rose. Strong fragrance. 50 petals. Average diameter 4.75". Double (17-25 petals), old-fashioned, ruffled bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season. 1

Bred by Harkness (United Kingdom, 1998).

It grows mainly as a Perennial, which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Penny Lane is known for its Climbing habit and growing to a height of approximately 4.00 metres (13.00 feet).

United Kingdom is believed to be where Penny Lane originates from.

Penny Lane Rose needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Penny Lane have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Penny Lane

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Penny Lane is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Penny Lane are Zone 5 and Zone 10. Ensure your soil is loamy and has a ph of between 5.5 and 6.5 as Rose is a weakly acidic soil loving plant.

Growing Penny Lane from seed

As a hybrid variety, this plant will not reliably grow true to type from seed.

Transplanting Penny Lane

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Penny Lane is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Penny Lane

Penny Lane Patent Information

Australia – Patent on 17 Jun 2003 1

European Union – Patent No: 4598 on 7 Jun 1999 1

Rose Penny Lane Etymology

Registration names: HARwell; HARdwell


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