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Photo unavailable ROSA 'Fighting Temeraire'
David Austin English Rose

An award-winning rose bearing masses of very large, single flowers. The profuse clusters are not as full as the typical Austin bloom. Each bloom can be 4-5" across & the scent is a lovely fruit w/ a citrus overtone. Blooms open apricot w/ a lovely yellow glow to the center then age to hints of blush lemon w/shades of soft pink & cream. As a free standing bush can get to 5 x 5' or could be trained to be an 8' climber. USDA Z5.

ROSA 'Frida Kahlo' (=WEKcifrabaun) (own root), Floribunda ROSA 'Frida Kahlo' (=WEKcifrabaun) (own root)
Floribunda

All-novel coloring, loads of blms & great disease resist. Named in honor of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, and is true to it's namesakes' flair & eccentricity. A vigorous, upright shrub, it has 5-6 flowers per cluster. Attractively formed buds open to reveal scalloped petals, are striped in warm hues of ylw, orng. & red. Mild fruity fragrance. Great as a hedge, a showy mass planting or by itself. Petal count: 25. Size: 3-5' x 3-4'. USDA Z5. PPAF

ROSA 'Gentle Hermione' (=Ausrumba) (own root), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Gentle Hermione' (=Ausrumba) (own root)
David Austin English Rose

Incredibly beautiful fully double, perfectly formed flowers of true old rose character. Large blossoms, up to 4" wide, start as rounded buds, gradually open to form shallow cups of pure pk, delicately blushed towards the outside. Strong old rose scent, the numerous petals (90) are perfectly arranged & resistant to rain. Excellent repeat bloomer. Medium shrub ideal for borders, hedges or screens. Size: 4' x 3'. Very hardy & irresistible.

ROSA 'Gold Medal', Grandiflora (Hybrid Tea x Floribunda) ROSA 'Gold Medal'
Grandiflora (Hybrid Tea x Floribunda)

Long pointed buds open to fragrant, double 4-6" stunning yellow-gold flowers w/ hints of copper-orange shading at first bloom. Sweet, spicy-fruit fragrance. Early spring bloomer w/ strong flushes through out the season. Upright, bushy habit. Semi-thornless. High-centred flowers, few thorns & long straight stems make this an ideal cut rose. Also great for beds, borders or containers. Size: 4-5' x 2-3'. Petal count: 30-35. USDA Z5.

ROSA 'Golden Celebration' (=Ausgold) (own root), David Austin English Rose (Modern Shrub) ROSA 'Golden Celebration' (=Ausgold) (own root)
David Austin English Rose (Modern Shrub)

Possibly the most beautiful yellow English Rose! Best shrub & most fragrant rose at the Rose Awards Day 2000. Very frgrnt gldn yellow 3-5” blms. form a giant, full-petaled cup-inner petals curving inward & outer petals flex back. Cut flower, exhibition rose & repeat bloomer. Relatively disease resist. Reliable & easy to grow. Rounded & slightly arching, ht 4-5' x 4-5'. 8-10’ climber in mild climes. Shd. tol. USDA Z4. PP#8688

ROSA 'Golden Showers', Large Flowered Climber ROSA 'Golden Showers'
Large Flowered Climber

Produces clusters of semi-double, golden-yellow blooms with ruffled petals. Blooms spring to late fall on new and old wood with a sweet honey-like fragrance. Disease resistant. Reblooms. Pillar or wall rose. Robust and upright, 10-14 feet. Tolerant of some shade. Narrow habit-good in small landscapes. (1957)

ROSA 'Good As Gold', Hybrid Tea ROSA 'Good As Gold'
Hybrid Tea

Bold, beautiful color! The 4-5” orange-gold flowers are flushed with red & make great cut flowers on long stems. The blooms are nicely scented with grapefruit & citrus & have an average petal count of 30. This rose adds a nice pop of vibrant color to the garden! It is not for the pastel lover! Nice in borders and containers. Upright & bushy, ht 5 feet. Disease resistant deep, glossy green foliage. USDA Z5. (2014: Carruth) PPAF

ROSA 'Graham Thomas' (=Ausmas), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Graham Thomas' (=Ausmas)
David Austin English Rose

One of the best! It is an unbelievable shade of yellow and is coupled with old rose style blooms. The blooms carry a delectable tea rose fragrance. It loves the summer heat and in some warmer areas, it can be grown as a climber. Repeat blooming. Disease resistant. Bushy, vigorous, slender and upright. 4-6' as a bush. 10-12' as a climber. (1983)

ROSA 'Heritage', David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Heritage'
David Austin English Rose

Produces wonderful, broadly cupped classical blooms of blush pink with a great fragrance of candy and lemon. It flowers continuously on its graceful bush. Vigorous, bushy and only has a few thorns! Excellent repeat bloomer. 4-5 feet or more. (1984) It is said to be David Austin's favorite.

ROSA 'Hot Cocoa' (own root), Floribunda ROSA 'Hot Cocoa'
Floribunda

The pointed buds of deep rust open to reveal a chocolate hue of smoked tones with a slight purply cast - the color has been described as chocolate, brick & russet. Very unusual. Large, 4" double blooms have a moderate old rose fragrance. Easy, vigorous & disease resistant. Good in borders & in groups. Medium, rounded habit: 3.5' x 4.5'. (PPAF)

ROSA 'Hot Cocoa' (own root), Floribunda ROSA 'Hot Cocoa' (own root)
Floribunda

The pointed buds of deep rust open to reveal a chocolate hue of smoked tones with a slight purply cast - the color has been described as chocolate, brick & russet. Very unusual. Large, 4" double blooms have a moderate old rose fragrance. Easy, vigorous & disease resistant. Good in borders & in groups. Medium, rounded habit: 3.5' x 4.5'. (PPAF)

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

Long buds open to large, semi-double pure white blooms that are borne in abundance. Produces fragrant, Hybrid Tea sized blooms. Tall and bushy-a good hedge or shrub. Vigorous, floriferous and continually blooming. Top 10 landscape rose. Medium growth, 4-6 feet-prune to keep smaller if desired. (1958)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'John F Kennedy'
Hybrid Tea

Garnering popularity with its grand 5-6" blooms, 'John F. Kennedy' captures the essence of the beloved former U.S. president! Amazingly generous, pure white double blooms carry a delicious, fruity-licorice aroma creating an intoxicating environment. Long, elegant buds with an unusual greenish cast open bright white. Light up gardens, patio containers, vases & bouquets with this timeless beauty. Size: 3-5' x 3-4'. Petal count: 40-50.

ROSA 'Joseph's Coat' (own root), Large Flowered Climber ROSA 'Joseph's Coat' (own root)
Large Flowered Climber

Produces beautiful, bountiful clusters of semi-double blooms that start bright yellow, touched orange and age slowly to rich orange-red. A consistent performer. Sturdy, upright and can be grown as a shrub. Repeat blooming. A tall Floribunda that can be grown as a climber or upright shrub. Shrub, 6', Climber, 10'. (1964)

ROSA 'Jude the Obscure' (=Ausjo), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Jude the Obscure' (=Ausjo)
David Austin English Rose

Named after the character in Thomas Hardy's 19th century novel. Produces large (4") fully double cupped, old-fashioned blooms that are soft apricot w/ pale yellow outer petals. Very strong, unusual & delicious fragrance that has a fruity note reminiscent of guava & sweet white wine. Nice cut flower. Continually blooming. Petal count: 40+. Upright, bushy habit that can be trained as a superb climber. Bush 4' x 4'. Climber: 8'. (1995) (PP#10757)

ROSA 'Julia Child' (own root), Floribunda ROSA 'Julia Child' (own root)
Floribunda

2006 AARS. Very full, 3-4" golden buttery-yellow blooms carry a licorice and spice fragrance. The delicious fragrance is rarely seen in such a free-flowering rose. It flowers in clusters at the end of the stems from June-September. Nice rounded and bushy plant with glossy, dark green foliage. Disease resistant. 3-4’ x 3’. USDA Z4. (2006) (PPAF)

ROSA 'Just Joey', Hybrid Tea ROSA 'Just Joey'
Hybrid Tea

A superstar from England. The fruity fragrance wafts from large, ruffled buff to apricot colored blooms. Famed for the large fragrant double blooms it produces-great for cutting. Glossy, green foliage. Medium, rounded and bushy growth habit: 3' x 3'. A true beauty. (1972)

ROSA 'Lady Emma Hamilton' (=Ausbrother), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Lady Emma Hamilton' (=Ausbrother)
David Austin English Rose

The fat buds of deep ruby red, open to fully double, cupped flowers of soft gold swirled with touches of tangerine & blushes of pink. The 3.5” blooms are old-fashioned in style, cupped & carry a strong, fruity fragrance & blooms in flushes. Disease resistant dark green, matte foliage is bronzy red when young. Medium, bushy growth. H: 3-5’ x W: 2-4’. Uses: cut flower, garden, bed or border. USDA Z6. (2005: Austin) Patent #17,709

ROSA 'Lady in Red', Climbing Rose ROSA 'Lady in Red'
Climbing Rose

More compact than many climbers. Old fashioned & very double. Produces large, ruffled 3.5-4.5" blooms that are born in small clusters. Slight tea fragrance. Use on walls, trellises & along fences or as a cut flower. Attracts butterflies. Bloom color: dark ruby red suffused w/occasional black smoke. Bloom time: late spring-fall. Size: 8-10' x 5-6'. Full sun. Water: moderate. Petal count: 35-50. Parentage: Valentine's Day x Oh My! USDA Z5. PPAF

ROSA 'Lady of Shalott' (=Ausnyson), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Lady of Shalott' (=Ausnyson)
David Austin English Rose

This rose promises to be one of the most robust & hardy roses in the David Austin collection. Highly disease resistant & blooms continually throughout the season. Ideal for the inexperienced gardener! The orange-red buds open to chalice-shaped blooms w/loose petals. The upper side are salmon pink, the undersides golden-yellow. Light tea & spice scent. Large, bushy w/upright canes. Ht: 4'. W: 3.5'. As a climber, 8'. USDA Z5. (2009)

ROSA 'Liechfield Angel' (=Ausrelate) (own root), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Liechfield Angel' (=Ausrelate) (own root)
David Austin English Rose

Deciduous. Charming pinky peach cups open to neat, creamy apricot rosettes later paling to creamy white. Light, clove fragrance. This continual bloomer produces large (4”), dome-shaped flowers that create a beautiful sight. A shapely shrub that can grow to be 4-5’ wide and 4’ tall making it wonderful for beds, borders or cottage gardens. Up to 110 petals on each bloom.

ROSA 'Life of the Party', Floribunda Rose ROSA 'Life of the Party'
Floribunda Rose

English-style shrub with a well-behaved vigorous habit. Old-fashioned cupped shape blooms of soft yellow that finish with a kiss of pink on the petal edges. Each bloom is 3-3.5" in diameter. Fragrance is fruit and citrus like. The long lasting blossoms are produced in medium sized clusters on top of an upright, compact & bushy plant. Good for cutting, brings small spaces and containers to life. Size: 3-4' x 3'. Full sun. Petal count: 55-65. PPAF

ROSA 'Livin' Easy' (own root), Floribunda ROSA 'Livin' Easy' (own root)
Floribunda

Named for its ease in care. Plant it, give it a little water & watch it go to work. A strong bloomer with glowing medium-large, double blooms of salmon-orange with a fruity fragrance. A vigorous & spreading bush with disease resistant foliage. A consistent rose in all climates. Medium/rounded growth habit: 3-4' x 3-4'. USDA Z4-9. (1992) (PP#9161)

ROSA 'Mary Rose' (=Ausmary) (own root), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Mary Rose' (=Ausmary) (own root)
David Austin English Rose

This rose is noted for its growth and appearance in the garden. It produces 4-5" double blooms of classic, rosette-style medium, dark rose-pink with a heady perfume fragrance. Strong, upright and very well branched. It will grow almost anywhere in the garden. Continually in bloom. Shade tolerant. Disease resistant. Height: 4 ft. (1983)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Memorial Day' (=WEKblunez, 'Heaven Scent', 'Parfum de Liberte')
Hybrid Tea

2004 AARS. Beautiful old-fashioned, frilly orchid pink flowers are a true joy. Measuring 5-6” across and carrying a strong damask rose scent, one bloom can scent a room! Blooms vigorously in flushes throughout the season. It makes a nice cut flower with long stems and is a worthy exhibition rose. Upright and bushy. Ht: 5-6’. W: 5’. Disease resistant. Heat loving. USDA Z6. (2001: Carruth) Patent #16,572

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