Rose (R)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'About Face (=WEKosupalz)
Grandiflora (Hybrid Tea x Floribunda)

Produces 4-6" bi-colored blooms that are a lighter golden-orange on the inside with a distinct darker bronzy-red outside. Delightful mild fragrance. Blooms on new wood so if you prune early you’ll promote new growth. Perfect for cut flower arrangements. Tall, upright habit. Size: 5-7' x 4-6'. USDA Z6.

ROSA 'Abraham Darby' (=Auscot), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Abraham Darby' (=Auscot)
David Austin English Rose

The long, elegant stems carry large, very fragrant cupped blooms of rich shades of apricot. The blooms have a strong fruity fragrance and are borne singly or in clusters. With its arching habit, it may be grown as a climber or on a trellis. Continually blooming. Bush 5 feet. Climber 10 feet. (1985) (PP#7215)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'America'
Climbing Rose

Award-winning color and rich fragrance! All-America Rose Selections Winner. A fast growing classic climber that produces sprays of clove-scented blooms. Pointed buds open into fully double, 3-5? rich coral/salmon pink blooms appearing summer-fall. Use on walls, trellises and along fences or as a cut flower. Attracts butterflies. Repeat blooming. Disease resistant. Size: 10-15' x 4-6'. USDA Z6. PP# 3,682

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Anna's Promise'
Grandiflora (Hybrid Tea x Floribunda)

Inspired by Primetime Emmy™ & Golden Globe™ award-winning British television series Downtown Abbey, this introduction praises the true heart & integrity of Anna, lady's maid to Lady Mary Crawley. Produces medium 3-4" golden-pink blooms w/ a bronze reverse. Spicy, fruity fragrance. Strong stems are excellent for cutting. Petal count: 35. Tall, upright bushy habit. Height: 5-6'. ('About Face' x 'Voodoo') USDA Z4. PPAF

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Autumn Sunset'
Modern Shrub

Great traits in a climber! Rich fragrance, disease resistant (especially black spot), strong apricot-gold blooms, good vigor, shiny green foliage and free flowering! Always in bloom with clusters of fragrant semi-double cupped flowers. Blooms on new and old wood. Great in most climates. Shrub or hedge 7 ft. Climber 8-12 ft. x 6-8 ft. climber. (1988)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Bonica' ('Bonica '82') (own root)

The dark green foliage sets off the loose, double shell pink, apple scented blooms. Abundant bloomer, continuing to bloom all summer. Arching habit is a good companion for vertical plants. Dense mounding plants of medium height. Disease resistant. This is good as a border plant or hedge. 5-7' x 5'. USDA Z6. (1981) (PP#5105)

ROSA 'Boscobel' (=Auscousin), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Boscobel' (=Auscousin)
David Austin English Rose

Red buds open to beautifully formed, rich salmon colored blooms. They open to pretty cup shaped flowers that develop into very full & dbl classic 2-3” rosette styled blms. Reblooms in flushes spring-fall. Old world myrrh scent w/hints of elderflower, pear & almond. Uses: cut flower, borders, beds & pots. Disease resistant glossy dk green foliage. Upright, vigorous, bushy & healthy. H: 3-4’. W: 2-3’. USDA Z5. (2012: Austin)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Burgundy Iceberg'

A real standout due to its distinct hue, combined with modern vigor, disease resistance & bloom strength. Produces clusters of 3-4.5" flowers from late spring-fall. Bold in color & fragrance - velvety purple to red-burgundy blooms w/deep pink reverse give off a honey-fruity scent. The color darkens in cooler temperatures. Good for beds, borders, hedges or cut flower. Attracts butterflies. Size: 3-5' x 3-4'. USDA Z5. PP# 16,198

ROSA 'Carding Mill' (=Auswest), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Carding Mill' (=Auswest)
David Austin English Rose

Produces beautiful flowers in pink, apricot & yellow. At the bud stage, the inside is rich, deep apricot w/paler, soft yellow undersides. When fully open, the center is filled w/rich, apricot-pink. The full, slightly nodding 3” double flowers are ruffled & globular w/a strong myrrh scent. Blooms in flushes from June-Sept. Cut flower & exhibition rose. Bushy & rounded. Ht: 3-4'. W: 3'. Disease resistant. Vigorous. USDA Z5. (2005: Austin)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Chicago Peace'
Hybrid Tea

Discovered in the windy city of Chicago, this sport of the world famous Peace rose is brighter and deeper-toned. Large 5-5.5" copper-pink blooms shimmer with canary-yellow at the base of the petals. Slightly fruity fragrance. Good cut flower. Disease resistant. Size: 3-4' x 3'. Petal count: 40-45. Full sun. USDA Z5.

ROSA 'Cinco de Mayo' (=WEKcobeju) (own root), Floribunda ROSA 'Cinco de Mayo' (=WEKcobeju) (own root)

2009 AARS. Abundant clusters of blooms with a unique color of rusty red-orange and lavender-smoke, provide a mild sweet apple scent on a continual blooming rose from late spring to fall. Pointed buds open to double 3.5" ruffled blooms. Has fantastic disease resistance and has performed exceptionally well across the country with little-to-no care. Nice compact habit is perfect for borders or low hedge. Ht: 3-4 ft. W: 4 ft. PP#21709. (2006)

ROSA 'Claire Austin' (=Ausprior) (own root), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Claire Austin' (=Ausprior) (own root)
David Austin English Rose

Touted as the finest white English Rose to date! Bears cupped buds of a pale lemon that open to form large, crmy-whe flwrs; their petals perfectly arranged in concentric circles. Has a strong fragrance of myrrh w/meadowsweet, vanilla & heliotrope. It forms an elegant, arching shrub w/med. green foliage. Strong & particularly healthy. Blms in summer & repeats. Shrub: Ht. 4-5' x W. 3-4'. Climber: Ht. 8'. USDA Z5-10. PP#19,465

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Climbing Cecile Brunner'
Climbing Polyantha

Exquisitely formed buds, long and pointed like mini Tea Roses, open to clusters of small, 1-1.5 inch fragrant double flowers of delicate pink with deeper pink centers. Flowers bloom over a very long period & last a week or more when cut. Climbing form of the bush. Up to 20 feet.

ROSA 'Climbing Iceberg' (own root), Climbing Floribunda ROSA 'Climbing Iceberg' (own root)
Climbing Floribunda

A sport of the excellent bush form. The most sought after climber today! In the spring, it is covered with clouds of large, semi-double pure white blooms. Good repeat bloom. Height: 10 feet. Shade tolerant. (1910)

ROSA 'Darcey Bussell' (=Ausdecorum), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Darcey Bussell' (=Ausdecorum)
David Austin English Rose

Named after Darcey Bussell, former principal ballerina of London’s Royal Ballet. Boasts masses of fully dbl, dp, rich crimson blms, w/tinge of mauve as time passes, creating an attractive contrast w/bt. ylw stamens. A prolific bloomer w/deliciously fruity fragrance perfect for cut flowers. Small, bushy shrub, fast grower. Excellent choice for the front of beds, borders, containers or as a flowering hedge. Ht: 3'. Width: 2'. PP#18,717

ROSA 'Distant Drums', Shrub ROSA 'Distant Drums'

This rose grows like a Floribunda in habit, drumming out clusters of pointed brunette buds that swirl open to reveal ruffles washed with orchid pink. A striking color! The dark green foliage sets off the color beautifully. Great landscape rose. Fragrant and repeat blooming. Hardy, vigorous & flowerful. Medium, upright habit: 3-4' x 5'. USDA Z5. (1985)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Don Juan'
Large Flowered Climber

One of the only fragrant red climbers in the world! (It also thinks it's a cutting rose!) The velvety 5" crimson blooms have ruffled petals & carry a strong damask fragrance. They are double, cupped & of Hybrid-Tea form on long cutting stems. Good disease resistance and good in hot areas. A wall or pillar rose, 8-14'. Vigorous growth, repeat bloom summer & fall. (1958)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Double Delight' (=ANDeli)
Hybrid Tea

1977 AARS. This rose hits you twice w/ its enticing spicy scent & beautiful bicolored blooms! Pointed buds open to creamy white flowers brushed w/deep red on long, sturdy stems are great in a vase. The 4-6” blooms have a petal count of 35 & held over matte green foliage. Vigorous shrubby habit. Ht: 4’. W: 3-4’. Repeat bloomer spring-fall. Good disease resistance but can occasionally get powdery mildew in cool, damp climates. Heat tolerant. USDA Z4-10. (1977)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Easy Does It'

2010 AARS. Produces large, colorful clusters in swirls of mango-orange, peachy-pink & ripe apricot from late spring to fall. Moderately fruity fragrance. Pointed buds open to double 3.5" ruffled blooms. Excellent disease resistance. Good in borders & in groups. Medium, rounded habit: 3-4' x 3-4'.

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Easy on the Eyes' (=WEKswechefy)
Rosa Easy-to-Love Series, Floribunda

Easy care, great disease resistance, novel coloring & loads of flowers. This standout produces clusters of dbl, med. 2-3" blms that have a mod. spicy fragrance. The alluringly ruffled petals are lav.-pk w/magenta eye & fade to lt. pk w/dk prpl eye. It continuously & profusely puts out flush after flush, flowers at all stages of color transition are present at the same time, creating striking scene. 16-25 petals. Size: 3-4' x 3-4'. PPAF

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Easy Spirit' (=WEKmereadoit)
Rosa Easy-to-Love Series, Floribunda

Easy care & superior disease resistance. Large 3-4", "non-burning" creamy-white blooms have an occasional pink blush on the outer petals. The delicious fragrance is light & sweet. Upright & compact. The generous blooms will continue to cover the plant from spring to fall. Wonderful for fresh floral arrangements, planting a new moon garden or freshening up an existing bed. Petal count: 30-40. Size: 3-4' x 2-3'. PPAF

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Easy to Please' (=WEKfawibyblu)

Abundant clusters of blms that are fuchsia pk w/lighter reverse. Has a moderate clove scent w/hints of cinnamon. Medium sized clusters emerge late spring through fall. Pointed buds open to double 2œ-3" spiraled blooms. Has fantastic disease resistance and has performed exceptionally well across the country with little-to-no care. Nice compact habit is perfect for borders or low hedge. 20-30 petals. Height: 4.5'. Width: 4'. PPAF

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Ebb Tide' (=WEKsmopur)

Hardy, carefree continuous bloomer with powerful spicy clove fragrance. Deep smoky purple buds open to full old-fashioned flowers the color of rich plum velvet on bushy 3-4' plant. Beautiful in the garden or use in a low hedge, or along driveway/walkway.

ROSA 'Edith's Darling' (own root), Shrub ROSA 'Edith's Darling' (own root)

Another Rose named for the award-winning British television series Downtown Abbey. It is a tribute to Lady Edith and her daughter Marigold. The joy Edith finds in her daughter is the same joy you will feel when growing this rose. Produces medium 2 1/2-3"-soft apricot-gold blms w/lighter edge. Strong, fruity fragrance. Petal count: 50-65. Rounded and compact habit. Blms: summer. Ht:3'. ('All a'Twitter' x 'Julia Child') USDA Z6. PPAF

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Elizabeth Taylor'
Hybrid Tea

Produces large 5" shocking deep pink flowers with smoky edges. Tall buds open to lovely high centered roses that are long lasting. Mild to strong spice fragrance. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. The best color is obtained in warmer climates. A classic addition to borders, perfect for cut arrangements. Size: 4-6' x 3-4'. USDA Z5.