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Photo unavailable ROSA 'Rainbow Happy Trails' (=WEKsurdicla)
Ground Cover/Carpet Rose

A true ground cover with a trailing & spreading habit, the branches stay low to the ground spreading a rainbow of color throughout the garden. Mild tea & fruity fragrance. Med-small, 2-2.5" fully double, cup-shaped blms are vibrant yellow-gold, blushed w/pink edges. Flowers are non-fading, holding their coloration until the petals drop. Use as a shrubby ground cover, on slopes & banks & as a small hedge. Size: 1-1.5' x 2-3'. Petal count: 20-30. PPAF USDA Z4.

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Rainbow Happy Trails' (=WEKsurdicla)
Ground Cover/Carpet Rose

A true ground cover with a trailing & spreading habit, the branches stay low to the ground spreading a rainbow of color throughout the garden. Mild tea & fruity fragrance. Med-small, 2-2.5" fully double, cup-shaped blms are vibrant yellow-gold, blushed w/pink edges. Flowers are non-fading, holding their coloration until the petals drop. Use as a shrubby ground cover, on slopes & banks & as a small hedge. Size: 1-1.5' x 2-3'. Petal count: 20-30. PPAF USDA Z4.

ROSA 'Sally Holmes' (own root), Hybrid Musk/Shrub Rose ROSA 'Sally Holmes' (own root)
Hybrid Musk/Shrub Rose

Produces large, tightly packed trusses of single, 3 inch ivory white flowers with golden centers. Some trusses carry over 60 blooms!! It is always in bloom and has a vigorous, somewhat rounded habit. 6-8 feet as a shrub, 10 feet as a climber. Shade tolerant. (1976)

ROSA 'Sea Foam' (own root), Shrub ROSA 'Sea Foam' (own root)
Shrub

An excellent dense, spreading shrub. The double white blooms are touched with pink and float over the trailing stems like sea foam. Great for use as a landscape, ground cover or for trailing over rock walls. Disease resistant. Grows well in cool conditions. The blooms are somewhat fragrant. Spreading: 2-3' x 4'+. (1964)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'State of Grace'
Grandiflora (Hybrid Tea x Floribunda)

Beautiful from bud to blm w/elaborate, soft colors. Produces 3.5-4" old-fashioned, dbl, spiraled blms in shades of apricot-gold w/dark pk reverse. Rounded, bushy plants have large, clean foliage & offer their blms in flushes throughout the season, sometimes singly or sometimes in clusters. Moderate fruit fragrance. Excellent as a cut flower. Tall, upright habit. Size: 4-5' x 5-6'. Petal count: 30-65. USDA Z5.

ROSA 'Stormy Weather', Large Flowered Climber ROSA 'Stormy Weather'
Large Flowered Climber

Mid-sized climber that repeat blooms its first season. Prolific clusters of mysterious deep smokey purple flowers with starry-yellow stamens & a touch of white on the reverse. Large frilly semi-double flowers open flat. Moderately spicy fragrance. Great for trellises, arbors, fences, cottage gardens or as a cut flower. Size: 8-10' x 3-4'. Petal count: 20. PP#23,158

ROSA 'Strawberry Hill' (=Ausrimini)(own root), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Strawberry Hill' (=Ausrimini)(own root)
David Austin English Rose

Small clusters of med.-sized, dbl soft strawberry-pk blooms are held on tall, slightly arching branches. The cupped rosettes gradually fade to a lighter pk at the edge of the petals eventually exposing glimpses of ylw stamens at the center. Strong fragrance. Awarded the Prix d'Honneur for fragrance from Nantes in 2007. Excellent for back-of-the-border locations or to form a hedge. Med., bushy, upright. Size: 4' x 4'. (PP# 18,716)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Teasing Georgia' (own root)
David Austin English Climbing Rose

Winner of the Henry Edland Medal in 2000 for the most fragrant variety. A rose of great beauty with large cup-shaped blooms. The center petals are a rich deep yellow while the outer petals fall back & fade to pale yellow, providing a pleasing two-tone effect. Lovely, strong tea fragrance. Excellent choice for beds, borders or as a flowering hedge. A strong yet graceful grower, reaching 4' tall & wide but can be trained to climb up to 8'. USDA Z5.

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Tess of the Durbervilles' (own root)
David Austin English Rose

This lovely rose was named after the heroince of Thomas Hardy's novel. It is an excellent choice where space is limited! A short & compact climber that produces large, bright crimson, deeply cupped blooms. Strong old rose fragrance. Excellent repeat bloomer that flowers freely from early in the season. Grows as a 4' x 4' bushy arching shrub or 6-8' as a trained climber. Great for beds, borders, hedges, screens/walls & fences. Good disease resistance. Petal count: 110. USDA Z5.

ROSA 'The Lady Gardener' (=Ausbrass)(own root), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'The Lady Gardener' (=Ausbrass)(own root)
David Austin English Rose

Produces large, 4" semi-dbl blms full of lush petals arranged in a loose, quartered rosette that are pure apricot-orng in color fading towards the outside of the blm. Strong lovely tea fragrance w/notes of cedarwood & vanilla. Beautiful cut flower or stunning in beds, borders & hedges. In honor of the women doing outstanding conservation work w/the National Council for the Conservation of Plants & Gardens in Britain. Size: 3-4' x 2-3'.

ROSA 'The Pilgrim' (=Auswalker) (own root), David Austin English Rose, Climber ROSA 'The Pilgrim' (=Auswalker) (own root)
David Austin English Rose, Climber

Large, perfectly formed, rosettes produced freely. Each bud opens to reveal many petals forming a shallowly-cupped rosette, eventually opening out quite flat. Petals are soft, clear ylw in the cntr & pale slightly towards the edges. Mixed fragrance of tea rose & myrrh. Upright nature but can be trained as a climber & reach a height of 8ft. Spd.: 3.5'. 140 petals. Cross between 'Graham Thomas' & 'Yellow Button'. USDA Z5. PP#8678.

ROSA 'The Poet's Wife' (=Auswhirl)(own root), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'The Poet's Wife' (=Auswhirl)(own root)
David Austin English Rose

Beautifully formed, cupped flowers of strong, unfading yellow. Fragrance is strong, lemony and becomes sweeter and stronger with age. Low, naturally rounded growth. Repeat flowering. Great for beds, borders, containers or as a cut flower. Height: 4-5'. Width: 3-4'. USDA Z6.

ROSA 'Tranquillity' (=Ausnoble) (own root), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Tranquillity' (=Ausnoble) (own root)
David Austin English Rose

This English Musk Rose has perfectly formed, rounded flowers w/neatly placed petals-making a lovely rosette. The buds are lightly tinged yellow & open pure white late spring-frost. They carry a light apple fragrance. Upright, w/gradually arching canes. In warm climates, it can be grown as a small climber. In other climates, use as in beds or borders. Great vigor & health. Virtually thornless. H: 4'. W: 3'. USDA Z5. (2012: Austin)

ROSA 'Westerland' (own root), Modern, Cluster-flowered/Floribunda ROSA 'Westerland' (own root)
Modern, Cluster-flowered/Floribunda

Produces bright apricot-orange flowers that are a colorful addition to any garden. The double blooms are ruffled and carry a pleasant aroma. The flower clusters arrive early and appear regularly. Vigorous, upright bush with medium height and dark green foliage. Size: 10-12' x 6-8'. USDA Z5-10 (1969)

ROSA 'Wollerton Old Hall' (=Ausblanket) (own root), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Wollerton Old Hall' (=Ausblanket) (own root)
David Austin English Rose

One of the most fragrant of all English Roses. Strong, warm, intensely floral fragrance has hints of myrrh & apricot. The plump buds, with attractive flashes of red, open to form beautifully rounded, chalice-shaped blooms of soft apricot, which eventually fading to cream. Upright bushy shrub with few thorns. Height: 5-12'. Spread: 3'. Disease resistant. Vigorous. USDA Z5-9. (2011: Austin)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Yves Piaget'
Hybrid Tea (Romantica)

A very fragrant rose that flowers abundantly and continuously. Large, very double mauve pink blooms, with a petal count of 80, are borne on long, strong stems. A vigorous, upright habit with medium green, semi-glossy disease resistant foliage. A must for any fragrant garden! Height: 3-4'. (Patent #6895)

ROSA Red Ribbons (=KORtemma) (own root), Shrub ROSA Red Ribbons (=KORtemma) (own root)
Shrub

An excellent ground cover rose with clusters of nicely formed, rich crimson blooms accented by yellow stamens. It has a light, sweet fragrance over shiny, dark green foliage with good disease resistance. The blooms are 3-3 1/2", semi-double and produced in profusion throughout the season. Size: 2-3' x 4-7'. (1990 Kordes) Asexual Propagation Strictly Prohibited. PP #9,115

Photo unavailable ROSA White Meidiland (=MELcoublan) (own root)
Meidiland Shrub Rose

Of the Meidiland ground cover roses, this one is the more manageable ground cover & has the largest flowers. Creates a hardy, vigorous mounding plant with huge Old-rose style blooms that heavily petaled & sparkling white. Sturdy, everblooming & performs well in warm climates. Disease resistant. Upright, spreading: 2-3' x 4-5'. (1987) (PP#6088)

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