High Hopes climbing rose Rosa High Hopes = 'Haryup' (PBR) (ClHT)

👤 Non-toxic to humans
🐾 Non-toxic to pets
🌸 Blooming
🍪 Not edible
‍🌱 Hard-care
rose [High Hopes]


Rosa High Hopes, commonly referred to as a climbing rose, is a plant known for its distinctive and vibrant floral display. The flowers of this rose plant are a charming shade of pink, usually soft and pastel in tone. Each bloom is large, full, and elegantly shaped, featuring an abundance of petals that create a classic, rounded rose profile. These petals can range from tightly furled at the center to more relaxed and open at the edges, giving a lush, dense look to each flower. The plant itself boasts a generous number of blossoms that appear in clusters, creating a striking visual impact on the vine they adorn. The foliage of Rosa High Hopes is typically a vivid green, forming a lush background that contrasts beautifully with the pink blooms. These leaves are often glossy, contributing to the overall healthy and vigorous appearance of the plant. As a climbing rose, it has a habit of sending out long, arching canes, which are frequently trained on supports to encourage vertical or horizontal growth. This training allows the plant to cover structures such as trellises, arbors, fences, and walls, making it a popular choice for adding a romantic, cascading floral element to gardens and outdoor spaces. The stems on this rose are sturdy, enabling them to support the weight of the blooms, and they are often armed with thorns, which are typical of rose plants. The thorns help to anchor the plant to its support and also provide some protection against browsing animals. Rosa High Hopes exudes a pleasant fragrance that adds another layer of appeal to its already captivating presentation. This scent can attract pollinators, as well as enhance the sensory experience for gardeners and passersby. Overall, the Rosa High Hopes climbing rose is a dramatic and beautiful plant that is prized for its glorious flowers, charming color, and elegant climbing habit, making it a standout addition to any space where a vertical or draping floral feature is desired.

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About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      High Hopes Rose, Climbing High Hopes

    • Common names

      Rosa 'Haryup' (PBR) (ClHT).

  • skullToxicity

    • To humans

      The Climbing Rose is generally considered non-toxic to humans. However, it's always possible for individuals to have specific allergies or sensitivities, so it is advised to handle plants with care. If ingested, roses are not known to cause poisoning, but as with any non-food plant, consuming large quantities could potentially cause stomach upset or an adverse reaction in some people. The most significant risks associated with roses are the thorns, which can cause physical injury.

    • To pets

      The Climbing Rose is not toxic to pets. It does not typically pose a risk of poisoning if ingested by animals such as dogs or cats. However, similar to humans, some pets may have sensitivities, and ingesting parts of the plant could potentially cause mild gastrointestinal upset. The physical danger of thorns leading to injuries in curious pets is the primary concern.

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Life cycle


    • Foliage type


    • Color of leaves


    • Flower color


    • Height

      8-10 feet (2.4-3.0 meters)

    • Spread

      4 feet (1.2 meters)

    • Plant type


    • Hardiness zones


    • Native area



  • money-bagGeneral Benefits

    • Visually Appealing: The High Hopes Climbing Rose provides a cascade of colorful, pink blooms that can enhance the aesthetic appeal of any garden or landscape.
    • Fragrance: It emits a pleasant fragrance, which can create a relaxing and aromatic environment in your garden or patio area.
    • Pollinator Attraction: As with many roses, it attracts beneficial pollinators such as bees, butterflies, and birds, helping to maintain a healthy ecosystem.
    • Vertical Gardening: As a climbing rose, it is ideal for vertical gardening, allowing gardeners to add height and structure to their garden design without requiring additional ground space.
    • Seasonal Interest: Provides seasonal interest with long flowering periods, usually from late spring until frost, bringing color and life to the garden for many months.
    • Versatility: Can be used in a variety of garden settings, from trellises and arbors to fences, and can also be effective as a backdrop for other plants.
    • Privacy: When grown on trellises or fences, climbing roses such as High Hopes can act as a natural privacy screen.
    • Increased Property Value: A well-maintained rose garden with climbing varieties can enhance the overall appearance of a property, potentially increasing its value.
    • Emotional Wellbeing: Gardening with roses like High Hopes can be a therapeutic activity, promoting relaxation and stress relief.
    • Cut Flowers: The blooms can be cut and used in floral arrangements, adding beauty and fragrance to indoor spaces.

  • medicalMedical Properties

    This plant is not used for medical purposes.

  • windAir-purifying Qualities

    This plant is not specifically known for air purifying qualities.

  • leavesOther Uses

    • Culinary Garnishes: The petals of Rosa High Hopes can be used to add a splash of color and a light floral flavor to salads and desserts.
    • Natural Dyes: The petals can be used to create natural dyes for fabric, giving it a soft pink hue.
    • Bath Additive: Dried petals can be added to bathwater for a luxurious, fragrant bathing experience.
    • Floral Confetti: Dried petals can be tossed as eco-friendly confetti at celebrations like weddings.
    • Bookmark Crafts: Pressed petals can be laminated or placed within the pages of books to create decorative bookmarks.
    • Floral Water: Soaking the petals in water can create a lightly scented rose water for cosmetic or culinary use.
    • Art Supplies: The petals can be used in art projects, either glued onto surfaces or incorporated into paper-making for added texture and color.
    • Scented Drawer Liners: Dried petals can be placed in cloth bags to make natural drawer liners that leave clothes with a mild rose fragrance.
    • Candle Making: The petals can be suspended in homemade candles for visual appeal and to impart a slight scent when burned.
    • Potpourri: Dried Rosa High Hopes petals can be mixed with other dried flowers and spices to create potpourri for scenting rooms naturally.

Interesting Facts

  • bedFeng Shui

    The High Hopes rose is not used in Feng Shui practice.

  • aquariusZodiac Sign Compitability

    The High Hopes rose is not used in astrology practice.

  • spiralPlant Symbolism

    • Love: As a member of the rose family, Rosa 'High Hopes' carries the universal symbolism of love, representing deep affection and romantic sentiments.
    • Hope: With a name like 'High Hopes', this rose embodies optimism and the expectation for positive outcomes, inspiring feelings of hopefulness.
    • Beauty: Known for their exquisite blooms, roses are universally symbolic of beauty and are often used to admire someone's physical or inner grace.
    • Passion: The rose's vibrant color can denote passion, a strong and intense emotion that is deeply connected to love and desire.
    • Purity: Roses, especially when given in a light or clear color, such as the soft shades seen in 'High Hopes', can signify purity and innocence.

Every 1-2 weeks
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Every 2-3 years
Early spring
  • water dropWater

    Rosa High Hopes, commonly known as the climbing rose, should be watered deeply rather than frequently, ensuring moisture reaches the roots. Aim to water approximately 1 inch of water per week, but this may increase to 2 inches during hot, dry periods. During the growing season, especially in the absence of rainfall, watering should be done weekly. In particularly hot climates or during heat waves, additional watering may be necessary. Use a soaker hose or a drip irrigation system to apply water directly to the base of the plant, slowly allowing it to penetrate the soil and minimize evaporation.

  • sunLight

    Climbing roses like Rosa High Hopes require full sun to thrive, which means they need at least 6 to 8 hours of direct sunlight daily. The plant will perform best in a spot where it receives morning sunlight, which is less intense and helps dry dew on the leaves, potentially reducing disease risk. Avoid heavily shaded areas as inadequate sunlight can lead to fewer blooms and a weaker plant.

  • thermometerTemperature

    Climbing roses generally prefer moderate temperatures and will thrive in a range of 65°F to 75°F. Rosa High Hopes can usually tolerate temperatures as low as 20°F once established, but growth may be significantly affected at temperatures below this point. It's important to protect the plant from extreme cold and frost, which can damage the canes and reduce flowering.

  • scissorsPruning

    Pruning climbing roses like Rosa High Hopes is essential to promote healthy growth, remove dead wood, and encourage flowering. Prune in late winter or early spring, just before new growth begins. Remove any dead or damaged canes, and thin out crowded areas to improve air circulation. The best time for major pruning is after the plant has finished blooming if it flowers once per season, or in early spring for repeat bloomers.

  • broomCleaning

    As needed

  • bambooSoil

    Climbing roses like Rosa High Hopes thrive in well-draining soil enriched with organic matter such as compost and aged manure. The ideal soil pH for this rose variety is between 6.0 and 6.5 to ensure optimal nutrient uptake and healthy growth.

  • plantRepotting

    Climbing roses such as Rosa High Hopes do not typically require repotting as they are usually planted directly into the ground. However, if grown in containers, repot every 2-3 years or when the plant outgrows its pot.

  • water dropsHumidity & Misting

    Rosa High Hopes, as with most climbing roses, prefers outdoor conditions with natural humidity levels. They are quite adaptable and do not require specific humidity levels, thriving in the typical range found in most garden environments.

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Indoor

      Ensure full sun, ample air flow, and avoid over-watering.

    • Outdoor

      Plant in full sun, fertile soil, with space to climb.

    • Hardiness zone

      5-9 USDA

  • circleLife cycle

    The life cycle of the Rosa High Hopes ('Haryup') begins with seed germination, where the seeds sprout when exposed to the proper conditions of moisture and temperature. This is followed by the seedling stage where the new plant establishes its roots and shoots. As the plant matures, it enters the vegetative stage, producing stems and leaves, and eventually grows into a bush. During the flowering stage, the plant develops buds that bloom into the characteristic fragrant flowers, typically seen in late spring to summer. After pollination, these flowers may produce hips containing seeds, leading to the reproductive stage, where the plant can spread its seeds for the next generation. The plant then goes dormant in winter, conserving energy to restart the cycle with new growth in the following spring.

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propogation time

      Early spring

    • The most popular method for propagating Rosa High Hopes, a type of climbing rose, is through hardwood cuttings. This is typically done during the dormant season in late fall or winter. You would select a firm, well-ripened cutting from the previous season's growth, typically about 6 to 8 inches (15 to 20 centimeters) long. The cutting should have at least two or three sets of buds. After making a straight cut across the bottom just below a bud and an angled cut at the top just above a bud, the cuttings are planted in moistened soil with the lower two-thirds buried and the top one-third above the soil. The use of rooting hormone is optional but can encourage root development. The cuttings should then be kept in a cool, shaded location until rooted, which may take several months.