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'Live Wire ™' rose Description
'Live Wire ™' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Jean Marion
Availability:
Commercially available
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HMF Ratings:
16 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD-.  
ARS:
Deep pink Miniature.
Registration name: SAVawire
Exhibition name: Live Wire ™
Origin:
Bred by F. Harmon Saville (United States, 1988).
Introduced in United States by Nor' East Miniature Roses in 1988 as 'Live Wire'.
Introduced in United States by Greenheart Farms in 2010 as 'Rubellite'.
Class:
Miniature.  
Bloom:
Deep pink.  None / no fragrance.  27 to 30 petals.  Average diameter 1".  Small, semi-double (9-16 petals), cupped bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Compact.  
Height of 8" to 1' (20 to 30 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 5b and warmer.  Shade tolerant.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 6,811  on  23 May 1989   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 07/138,140  on  28 Dec 1987
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