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ROSES - Spring 2016

Container grown - 4lt deep pots
Available throughout the year the greatest selection from mid-November when the new season's plants are potted up. All plants are grown in 4lt deep pots using top quality plants sourced from highly reputable growers in East Anglia.
Floribunda & Hybrid Tea: �8.95, Climbing & Rambling: �9.95, English & Renaissance: �11.50, Shrub: �9.95

Spring 2016 Listing by Group ~  for listing by name click here:

Rose x alba 'Alba Maxima' (AGM) Alba (The Jacobite Rose) Upright clusters of white or creamy-white, very double blooms of superb fragrance. Healthy grey-green foliage. Summer flowering. 1.8x1.2m. Europe Very old. 15thC?
Rose 'Alchymist' Climbing
Clusters of large, fully quartered blooms of yellow & yolk-orange of strong scent. Bronzed young foliage. An excellent rose thriving in difficult & shady conditions. 4.0x2.5m. Summer flowering.    
Rose 'Alister Stella Gray' Climbing (Climbing Noisette) Clusters of shapely flowers of yellow with eggy centre & paling creamy white with age. Beautiful rich 'Tea' scent with a long flowering period. Shade tolerant. 4.5x3.0m. Repeats intermittently. A.H.Gray, UK 1894
Rose 'Aloha' Climbing Large, extremely fragrant blooms of deep rose-pink with coral shadings; perpetual flowering. Dark, leathery foliage with good disease resistance. Little pruning required - just remove dead wood. 3.5mx2.0m Br. Boerner, USA. 1949
Rose 'Awakening' Climbing Very similar to the parent 'New Dawn' except there are twice the number of soft blush-pink petals giving an old fashioned effect. 3x2.5m. Continuous flowering. Blatna Nursery, Czech. 1935
Rose 'Bouquet d'Or' Climbing Fully double, quartered yet irregular, coppery salmon to yellow, scented blooms; repeat. Vigorous climber with semi-glossy, dark green foliage. 3.0x1.8m. Ducher, France 1872
Rose 'Breath of Life' Climbing Attractive double apricot with unusual fragrance. Hybrid Tea-type blooms carried singly and in sprays. Mid-green foliage. 3.0x3.0m. Repeat flowering.    
Rose 'C�line Forestier' Climbing (Noisette Climber) A beautiful rose bearing large, fully quartered, pale yellow blooms with Tea Rose perfume; almost continuous. Abundant, light green, healthy foliage. Requires choice spot on a warm, south wall - not easy but one of the best. 3.0x1.8m Br. Trouillard, France 1842
Rose 'Compassion' (AGM) Climbing Very fragrant double flowers of pink shaded apricot. Dark green, glossy foliage with good disease resistance. Ideal fences, pillars, walls. 3.0x3.0m. Repeat flowering. Harkness, UK. 1974
Rose 'Crepuscule' Climbing Excellent variety with double, informal blooms of rich apricot; repeat. Light green foliage on darker stems with few thorns. Requires a sheltered site in sun. To: 3.5x1.5m.    
Rose 'Eden Rose '88' Climbing (syn. Pierre de Ronsard) Old-fashioned style, fully double, creamy-white blooms shaded lavender-pink at the base and a light fragrance; repeat flowering. Upright, bushy grower with dark green, glossy foliage. To: 2.5x1.8m. Meilland, France 1987
Rose 'Fellemberg' Climbing (syn. La Belle Marseillaise). Trusses of double, cupped, bright crimson-cerise blooms of good scent. Vigorous pliable stems. Red prickly\nthorns with dark foliage. Makes a good pillar rose. Perpetual flowering. Size 1.5m x 1.5m. Fellenberg 1835
Rose 'Gloire de Dijon' (AGM) Climbing (Climbing Tea) A lovely old rose with very large, full, rich Tea-scented flowers of buff-yellow sometimes tinted pink & gold. Vigorous. 4.0x2.5m. Flowers early repeating well throughout the season. Jacotot, France 1853
Rose 'Golden Showers' (AGM) Climbing Almost continuous show of large, semi-double blooms of golden-yellow fading to cream with a pleasing fragrance; continuous. Pliable, almost thornless stems of upright habit. Excellent for the small garden. Shade tolerant. 3.0x2.0m.    
Rose 'Guin�e' Climbing (Climbing Hybrid Tea) The darkest red of all roses with highly fragrant, flattish blooms on long stems; repeat. Dark wood & dark green foliage. Ht:15ft(5m).    
Rose 'Iceberg Climbing' Climbing (Climbing Floribunda) Large clusters of pure white, semi-double blooms. Almost thornless stems making vigorous growth with shiny, pale green leaves. Suitable north aspect & shade. 5.5x3.0m. Summer flowering. Cants, UK 1968
Rose 'Jasmina' Climbing Clusters of violet pink, open, cupped flowers with a strong sweet fragrance produced throughout the summer.The healthy, slightly glossy foliage makes the perfect foil for the beautiful blooms, and its compact habit makes it ideal for growing in a large pot. To: 1.8x1.0m Kordes, Germany 2005
Rose 'Lady Waterlow' Climbing (Climbing Hybrid Tea) Abundance of well scented Hybrid Tea-type blooms of salmon-pink with a lighter shading. Healthy, robust climber. Shade tolerant. 4.0x2.0m. Repeat flowering. Br. Nabonnand, France 1903
Rose 'Lamarque' Climbing Fragrant, pure white blooms held on long stalks; repeat. Almost thornless stems with an abundance of mid green leaves. A very beautiful rose but requires a sheltered, warm site - even greenhouse protection in cold areas. To: 4.5x2.5m. Marachel, France 1830
Rose 'Laure Louisa' Climbing Beautiful mid-pink to salmon, double blooms showing off a yellow centre. Good fragrance, repeat flowering. Excellent dark green foliage. Healthy and hardy. To:3m x 2m. Riches 1999
Rose 'Lavinia' (AGM) Climbing Masses of rich pink Hybrid Tea-shaped scented flowers. Light green foliage with good disease resistance. Suitable walls and pillars. Continuous flowering over a long period. 3.0x3.0m.    
Rose 'Leaping Salmon' Climbing Very fragrant, Hybrid Tea-type blooms of glowing deep salmon-pink. Dark, glossy foliage with good disease resistance. 3.0x3.0m. Repeat flowering    
Rose 'Madame Alfred Carriere' (AGM) Climbing (Noisette Climber) A lovely 'old rose' bearing clusters of double, white flushed pink, very fragrant globular flowers; blooms freely & continually. Vigorous, shade tolerant & suitable on a north facing wall. 4.0x3.0m (12ftx10ft). Continuous flowering. Schwarz, France. 1879
Rose 'Mrs. Herbert Stevens Climbing' Climbing (Climbing Hybrid Tea) Large, HT-shaped, pure white blooms of good fragrance; repeat flowering. A climbing sport of the bush form. Vigorous grower. Suitable for shade & north aspects. 4.0mx2.5m. Repeat flowering. Br.Pernet-Ducher, France 1922
Rose 'New Dawn' (AGM) Climbing Heavily scented, silvery-pink, semi-double flowers appear in clusters or singly. Healthy, glossy foliage. Justifiably popular rose. 3.0x2.5m. Continuous flowering. Br. Dreer 1930
Rose 'Noisette Carn�e' Climbing (syn 'Blush Noisette') The original 'Noisette' rose. Clusters of richly scented, semi-double, lilac-pink blooms. Shortish climber or even a large shrub if required. Shade tolerant. 2.1m x 1.25m. Perpetual flowering Br. Noisette, USA. 1825
Rose 'Ophelia, Climbing' Climbing (Climbing Hybrid Tea) Beautifully shaped buds opening to reveal highly fragrant, double blooms of rich blush-pink with deeper shadings. Climbing form of the popular Hybrid Tea. Healthy foliage. 4.5x3.0m. Repeat flowering. Br. Dickson, Ireland 1920
Rose 'Papi Delbard' Climbing Large almost quartered blooms of apricot with yellow and pink tones; fruity fragrance. Very free & continuous flowering. Size:300cm x 200cms. Delbard 1995
Rose 'Penny Lane' Climbing Small sprays of honey-champagne, fragrant blooms. Free flowering through until autumn. Plentiful, small, mid-green foliage. Rose of the Year, 1998    
Rose 'Schoolgirl' Climbing Richly scented, double, HT-type blooms of coppery-orange opening rather flat. Sparse foliage. Suitable fence, wall etc. 3.0x2.5m. Continuous flowering. Br. McGredy, UK. 1964
Rose 'Soldier Boy' Climbing Clusters of medium size, scented, single, scarlet blooms with a boss of yellow stamens; repeats well. Vigorous climber with good, healthy foliage. To: 2.5 x 3.0m. LeGrice 1953
Rose 'Sombreuil, Climbing' Climbing Sumptuous, flat, fully double, quartered blooms of creamy-white, sometimes flushed pink, with a delicious scent. Good dark foliage. 3.0x2.0m. Repeat flowering Br. Robert, France. 1850
Rose 'Souvenir de Mme L. Viennot' Climbing An attractive rose with very fragrant, shapely blooms a mix of primrose-yellow with coppery-orange overtones and sometimes veined pink; repeat. A good climber suitable for a north aspect. 3.5x2.5m. Bernaix, France 1897
Rose 'Swan Lake' Climbing Large, shapely, HT-type white blooms tinged pink. Very free flowering with good rain resistance. Dark green foliage. Good rose for fences, or pillars. 2.5x2.0m. Continuous flowering. McGredy, UK 1968
Rose 'Tess of the d'Urbervilles Climbing Large, fragrant, cup-shaped, bright crimson, fragrant blooms the petals reflexing with age; repeat flowering. A short climber or large shrub with good disease resistance. To: 2m.    
Rose 'The Prince's Trust' Climbing Abundant clusters of rich, bright red flowers with a light fragrance; repeats well. Dark green foliage with good disease resitance. Suitable for any aspect. To: 3.0m.    
Rose 'Burgundy Ice' Floribunda New, eye catching variety with clusters of scented, dark plum almost purple, velvety blooms from June on. Derived from the ever popular 'Iceberg'. Light green, glossy foliage. Fertile soil in sun or part shade. To; 1.0m    
Rose 'Champagne Moments' Floribuda Delightful new variety bearing clusters of fragrant, strong apricot blooms the outer petals fading to pale pink. Very free flowering. Dark green, glossy foliage with good disease resistance. Ht: to 75cms. Rose of the Year 2006    
Rose 'Eyes for You' Floribunda A very different rose with trusses of large (to 10cm) semi double blooms of mauve & lilac with a central purple blotch. Free & repeat flowering with a strong lemon fragrance. Strong plants from 'Persica' hybrids and excellent disease resistance. To: 90x90cms.    
Rose 'For Your Eyes Only' Floribunda Trusses of large, single pink-apricot blooms with a distinctive deep pink-red eye and yellow stamens. Repeats well. A 'persica' hybrid forming a strong, bushy shrub with excellent disease resistance. To: 90x90cms. Rose of the Year 2015.    
Rose 'Golden Wedding' Floribunda Clusters of Hybrid Tea-like, deep golden-yellow, scented blooms. Glossy dark green foliage with good disease resistance. Popular celebration rose. Ht:55-75cms (22-30ins).    
Rose 'Great Expectations' Floribunda Clusters of very fragrant, old fashioned shaped blooms in a blend of pink & apricot; repeat. Well branched, medium-size bush the young coppery-red foliage maturing to a glossy, dark green. 55-75cms. Rose of the Year 2001    
Rose 'Hot Chocolate' Floribunda Clusters of mouth-watering, warm velvety-orange to smoky brown, double, fragrant blooms from striking rusty-orange buds; June on. Bushy habit with mid green, glossy foliage. Fertile soil in sun or part shade. To: 75cms.    
Rose 'Iceberg' (AGM) Floribunda Large sprays of shapely, fragrant, white blooms which sometimes have a pink flush in the autumn. Almost continuous flowering. Upright, well branched with light green foliage. Needs space and light pruning only. Justifiably popular. Ht:75-100cms Kordes, Germany 1958
Rose 'Joie de Vivre' Floribunda Clusters of scented, creamy blush-pink, slightly old fashioned type blooms from soft aprocot buds; June on. Compact plant with dark green, glossy foliage. Rose of the Year 2011. Ht: 40-55cms.

Rose 'La Rose de Petit Prince' Floribunda Clusters of large, pale lilac blooms of strong rose scent with aromatic notes of citrus and verbena; continuous flowering. Good disease resistance. Multiple award winning rose. To:150 x 100cm.    
Rose 'Margaret Merril' (AGM) Floribunda Clusters of very fragrant, creamy-white, HT-type blooms. Sturdy, upright growth with light green foliage of good disease resistance. Ht:55-75cms (22-30ins).    
Rose 'Moment in Time' Floribunda An abundance of scented, intense ruby-red , semi-double blooms; June on. Repeats well throughout the season. Compact, upright variety with dark green, glossy foliage. Rose of the Year 2012. Ht: 55-75cms.    
Rose 'Rhapsody in Blue' Floribunda Heads of a striking soft violet-blue, very fragrant blooms; repeat. Neat, medium-size, hybrid tea like buds open to semi-double heads with a boss of yellow stamens. More like a shrub rose in habit being tall and slightly spreading. Rose of the Year 2003.

Rose 'Tall Story' (AGM) Floribunda Arching branches bearing clusters of medium-size, soft yellow, semi-double flowers; continuous. Spreading shrub with semi-glossy, light green foliage. Shade tolerant. To: 60x120 cms. Dickson, UK 1984
Rose 'Trumpeter' (AGM) Floribunda Sprays of eye-catching, bright orange-scarlet, scented blooms. Mid-green foliage with good disease resistance. Compact, bushy habit. 75-100cms. McGredy, New Zealand 1977
Rose 'You're Beautiful' Floribunda Large, beautifully formed, glowing pink, scented blooms borne in abudance: repeat flowering. Neat, bushy plants with dense, glossy green foliage with good disease resistance. Ht: 60-75cms. Rose of the Year 2013 & Gold Medal winner.

Rosa gallica versicolor (AGM) Gallica (syn. R.mundi) A very old rose with striking large, semi-double crimson blooms splashed rose & white with a wonderful scent. Naturally bushy plant with good foliage. Shade tolerant. Remove dead wood only. 1.0x1.0m. Summer flowering.    
Rose 'Flower Carpet Pink' Ground Cover A ground covering rose massed with clusters of semi-double, bright pink, scented blooms throughout the summer into autumn. Dark green, glossy foliage with good disease resistance. To: 60cms x100cms.    
Rose 'Flower Carpet Sunshine' Ground Cover A ground covering rose massed with clusters of semi-double, yellow, scented blooms throughout the summer into autumn. Dark green, glossy foliage with good disease resistance. To: 60cms x100cms.    
Rose 'Flower Carpet White' Ground Cover New ground coverer well clothed in double white blooms with a hint of ivory at the base. Has a long flowering period from June on. Almost evergreen, mid-green glossy foliage. Fertile soil in sun or part shade. Ht: to 60cms. Space: 60cms.    
Rose 'Buff Beauty' (AGM) Hybrid Musk Large trusses of medium-size, semi-double, fragrant, apricot-buff blooms; midsummer on. Good dark green foliage & sturdy growth; 1.5x1.5m. Shade tolerant Bentall, Uk 1939
Rose 'Cornelia' (AGM) Hybrid Musk Clusters of richly fragrant, small, apricot-pink, double blooms; free flowering. Well clothed in dark green foliage. Makes a fine specimen shrub or hedge. Shade tolerant. 1.5x1.5m. Repeat flowering. Br. Pemberton, UK 1925
Rose 'Erfurt' Hybrid Musk Continuous show of scented, single, pink & white flowers with yellow stamens. Coppery new foliage. Shade tolerant. 1.5x1.2m Br. Kordes, Germany 1939
Rose 'Felicia' (AGM) Hybrid Musk Beautiful form with trusses of double, silver-pink flowers deepening at the centre.Very fragrant & repeat flowering late into the year. Good specimen plant of sturdy, bushy growth & plenty of foliage. 1.5x1.5m. Pemberton, UK 1928
Rose 'Penelope' (AGM) Hybrid Musk Excellent form bearing clusters of medium-size, semi-double, creamy-pink flowers of good fragrance. Autumn hips. Shade tolerant. 1.5x1.2m. Flowers: continuous. Pemberton, UK 1924
Rose 'Prosperity' Hybrid Musk Sprays of strongly scented, very double, creamy white flowers. Glossy dark green leaves. Shade tolerant. 1.5x1.2m. Repeat flowering.    
Rose 'Empereur du Maroc' Hybrid Perpetual Large, heavy clusters of very double, highly fragrant, deep crimson tinged maroon blooms which open flat; repeat. Hard prune to strengthen stems to hold the weight of blooms. 120x90cms. Guinoisseau, France 1858
Rose 'Nostalgia' Hybrid Tea Striking, fragrant blooms of white edged a rich cherry-red; repeat. Blooms hold well in wet weather. Upright habit the young foliage tinted bronze-red maturing to rich green. Good disease resistance. Ht: 60-75cms.    
Rose 'Ruby Wedding' Hybrid Tea Neat, scented blooms of light ruby-red. Well branched bush with glossy, dark green foliage of average disease resistance. Ht:55-75cms. (22-30ins)    
Rose 'Twice in a Blue Moon' Hybrid Tea Very fragrant, classic blooms of silver lilac; repeat. A much improved form of 'Blue Moon'. Upright habit with mid green, glossy foliage. Good disease resistance. Ht: 60-75cms    
Rose 'Tynwald' Hybrid Tea Large, classic, cream blooms with a strong scent produced in flushes throughout the summer. Bushy, upright grower with good disease resistance. Makes a good cut flower. To: 90cms.    
Rose 'Laneii' Moss (syn. Lanes Moss) Double, crimson, scented blooms open flat to show off a green eye. Brownish stems and moss. Deep green foliage. To: 1.2 x 1m. Laffay 1854
Rose 'Sweet Dream' (AGM) Patio Clusters of medium size, peachy-apricot blooms in abundance from June ' till September. Bushy habit with light green foliage & good disease resistance. Rose of The Year 1988. Excellent variety for bedding or tubs etc. Ht:15-22ins    
Rose 'Cecile Brunner' Polyanthus 'The Sweetheart Rose' A miniature HT bearing very attractive, minute, flesh-pink, sweetly scented, double flowers. Open, well branched habit. 100cms. Flowers: repeat Pernet-Ducher, France 1881
Rose 'Katharina Zeimet' Polyanthus (syn. 'White Baby Rambler') Large clusters of small, semi-double, white flowers; continuous from June on. Compact, angular growth with dark green foliage. Front of shruberies or herbaceous borders. To: 60x60cms.    
Rose 'Marie Pavic' Polyanthus A very old, small shrub rose with clusters of dainty, semi double, white blooms from pink buds. Wonderfully fragrant and almost constantly in bloom all summer. Excellent border or pot shrub to 90x90cms.    
Rose 'Mevrouw Nathalie Nypels' Polyanthus Profusion of semi-double, rose-pink, highly scented flowers. Dense, well foliated bush. The spreading habit gives good ground cover. 0.9x0.9m. Continuous flowering. Br. Leenders, Holland 1919
Rose 'The Fairy' (AGM) Polyanthus Clusters of small, fully double, pale pink flowers; repeat & very free flowering. Arching & spreading habit. Mass in tubs on banks, borders etc. 1.0x1.0m Br. Bentall, UK 1932
Rose 'White Pet' (AGM) Polyanthus A superb little bushy rose with clusters of small, fully double, white, rosette flowers. Well clothed in shiny, dark green foliage. Shade tolerant. 60x60cms. Continuous flowering. Henderson, USA 1879
Rose 'Yesterday' Polyanthus Large trusses of small, almost single, rich pink-purple, scented blooms; continuous. Sturdy, spreading bush. Shade tolerant. 1.2x1.2m. Harkness, UK 1974
Rosa filipes 'Kiftsgate' (AGM) Rambler Rampant scrambler massed with sprays of fragrant, single, creamy-white flowers. Ht:25ft. Ideal over sheds, into trees etc. Any aspect. Midsummer flowering. Int. Kiftsgate Court, UK 1954
Rose 'Aimee Vibert' Rambler (syn.'Bouquet de la Marie') Noistette type bearing small clusters of scented, double, pure white flowers usually later than most ramblers. Lush, light green, healthy foliage on vigorous, almost thornless stems. Shade tolerant. Repeat flowering. 3.5x3.0m. Br. Vibert, France. 1828
Rose 'Alberic Barbier' (AGM) Rambler (Wichuriana) Small clusters of loosely formed creamy flushed yellow well scented (of apples) blooms. Excellent glossy foliage. Vigorous grower suitable for growing into trees, over large walls. 4.5x3.0m. Summer flowering.    
Rose 'Bleu Magenta' Rambler Clusters of dainty, sweetly scented, fully double blooms of deep rich-purple fading to parma-violet then grey. Very effective multiflora type with few thorns. Bright green, glossy foliage. Shade tolerant. Summer flowering. 4.0x3.0m.
c. 1900
Rose 'Bobbie James' (AGM) Rambler A vigorous multiflora rambler bearing huge sprays of small, semi-double, creamy-white scented flowers, midsummer. Shade tolerant. Ideal for growing into trees, hedges or large walls. 10.0x6.0m (30'x20') Sunningdale Nursery 1961
Rose 'Francois Juranville' (AGM) Rambler (Wichuriana) Spectacular in midsummer when covered by large, loosely formed, double, fragrant blooms of rich salmon-rose. Similar to & sometimes confused with 'Albertine'. Good disease resistance. Thin, pliable stems. Suitable for shade. 5.0mx3.0m.    
Rose 'Gardenia' Rambler (Wichuriana Rambler). Beautiful, scented, double, quartered blooms of soft creamy-yellow to white; midsummer. Flexible & dense growth. Shade tolerant. 7.0x5.0m. Manda, USA 1899
Rose 'Gishlaine de Feligonde' Rambler Small rambler or large shrub bearing very large clusters of orange-yellow, fully double blooms. Almost thornless stems well covered in glossy foliage with good disease resistance. Shade tolerant. Repeat flowering. 2.5x2.5m. Turbat, France 1916
Rose 'Lady Gay' Rambler Small, rich rose-pink, almost quartered, slightly fragrant blooms held in large, cascading bunches. Very vigorous, pliable stems with healthy foliage; ideal for a pergola. Summer flowering. 4.0x2.5m.
Rose 'Laure Davoust' Rambler (syn.'Marjorie W Lester'). Clusters of small, cup-shaped, double. bright pink flowers ageing through soft pink to white; summer. Healthy, mid-green foliage. Shade tolerant. Small rambler or tall, upright shrub. 3.0x2.5m. Laffay, France 1934
Rose 'Madame Alice Garnier' Rambler (Wichuriana) Trusses of small, very fragrant double blooms with a mixture of buff, apricot & pink, midsummer. Slender branches & glossy, dark green leaves. Suitable for shade & north aspects. 3.0x2.4m Br. Fauque, France 1906
Rose 'Madame Plantier' Rambler Long, usually arching stems bearing clusters of flattish, very fragrant, pale cream blooms fading to pure-white. Light greyish-green foliage & stems with few thorns. Lax shrub, pillar rose or may be grown through trees! Shade tolerant. Summer flowering. 3.5x2.5m. Plantier 1835
Rose 'Malvern Hills' Rambler Clusters of small, fully double, soft yellow blooms with a light, 'noisette' fragrance; repeats throughout summer. Strong, slender growth with polished foliage and few thorns. Ideal for covering an arch or trellis. To: 4m.    
Rose 'May Queen' Rambler (Wichuriana). Abundance of semi-double, lilac-pink flowers tinged mauve with age, summer. Good disease resistance. Shade & cold tolerant. 5.0x2.5m.    
Rose 'Paul Transon' (AGM) Rambler Clusters of double, bright scarlet, scented flowers. Dark green leaves on stems with few thorns. Suitable for N aspects; shade tolerant. . Summer flowering. 3.0x2.5m    
Rose 'Paul's Scarlet Climber' Rambler Clusters of double, bright scarlet, scented flowers. Dark green leaves on stems with few thorns. Suitable for N aspects; shade tolerant. . Summer flowering. 3.0x2.5m Br. Paul, UK 1916
Rose 'Phyllis Bide' (AGM) Rambler Clusters of small, semi-double blooms subtely blended pink, salmon & gold; lightly scented. Light green foliage. Shade tolerant. Moderate growth. 3.0x2.0m. Repeat flowering. Bide, UK 1923
Rose 'Rambling Rector' (AGM) Rambler Moschata) �Shakespeare's Musk�. Spectacular in July when covered in clusters of small, semi-double, fragrant white flowers. Suitable for north aspects & shade. Ideal for growing into trees etc. Very vigorous & rampant. 6.0x4.5m. Midsummer flowering.    
Rose 'Rambling Rosie' Rambler Large clusters of small, bright red blooms, with a distinct yellow eye, covering the plant from top to bottom; repeat. Vigorous plants with flexible stems & dark green, glossy foliage. To: 3.5m.

Rose 'Ren� Andr�' Rambler (Wichuriana). Clusters of scented, small, semi-double flowers in shades of pink, saffron & carmine paling slightly with age; summer. Slender growth with glossy foliage. Shade tolerant. 5.0x2.5m Br. Barbier, France 1901
Rose 'Rose-Marie Viaud' Rambler Small, dense trusses of very double, rich-purple flowers fading to violet & pink. Vigorous, thorn-free stems well clothed in light green foliage. Shade tolerant. Summer flowering. 4.5x1.8m. Br. Igoult, France. 1924
Rose 'Sander's White' (AGM) Rambler (Wichuriana). Large drooping clusters of rosette-shaped, scented, pure white flowers. Pliable growth with soft green, glossy foliage. Shade tolerant. 4.0x2.4m. Summer flowering. On archway entering nursery. Sanders, UK 1912
Rose 'Super Fairy' Rambler Large clusters of clear light-pink, small, double flowers - similar to 'The Fairy'. Flexible stems with small, mid-green leaves & good disease resistance. Repeat flowering. Ht:3-4m.

Rose 'The Garland' (AGM) Rambler Spectacular in early July when massed with small, very fragrant, semi-double, daisy-like white flowers, sometimes with a hint of pink. Vigorous & spreading with mid to dark green foliage. Suitable for N. aspects & shade tolerant. 4.5x3.0m.    
Rose 'Veilchenblau' (AGM) Rambler ('Violet Blue') Large clusters of small blooms of an unusual violet-blue, flecked white, & fading lilac-grey. A lovely apple scent. Best colour in part shade. Shade tolerant. Vigorous habit. 5.0x4.0m. Summer flowering. Schmidt, Germany 1909
Rose 'Wedding Day' Rambler Abundant clusters of small, very fragrant, lemon-white, single flowers. Excellent glossy foliage. Very vigorous - ideal for very large walls or growing through trees. Suitable for N aspect & shade. 8.0x3.0m. Flowers: summer. Intr. Stern, UK 1950
Rose 'Solo Mio' Renaissance Amber yellow flowers with a rich honey scent. The blooms are large and full; continuous flowering. Bushy, dense, even growth with healthy foliage. To: 80cm x 60cm. Poulson, Denmark 1999
Rosa rugosa 'Alba' (AGM) Rugosa Superb shrub rose bearing large, single, pure white, scented, silky blooms followed by very large orange-red hips. Abundance of tough, disease resistant foliage. Shade tolerant. 1.8x1.8m. Continuous flowering.
Rosa rugosa 'Rubra' (AGM) Rugosa Excellent, robust shrub rose with wonderfully fragrant, large, single, magenta-pink flowers in summer & autumn followed by large, red, tomato-like hips. Semi-evergreen leaves are almost disease free. To: 1.5x1.5m.    
Rose 'Blanche Double de Coubert' Rugosa Large, semi-double, very fragrant, papery blooms of purest white. Fairly continuous flowering from midsummer. Huge red hips autumn. Good healthy foliage. Shade tolerant. 2.0x1.6m    
Rose 'Fimbriata' Rugosa (syn. 'Phoebe's Frilled Pink') Clusters of unusual, 'dianthus-like', small, semi-double, frilled, white blooms blushed pale-pink. Bushy, upright shrub well clothed in light green leaves. Shade tolerant. Repeat flowering. 1.2x1.2m. Br. Morlet, France 1891
Rose 'Fru Dagmar Hastrup' (AGM) Rugosa Lovely, single, fragrant, clear-pink blooms then large, crimson hips in autumn. Compact shrub, or hedge, with distinctive disease-free apple-green foliage giving good autumn colour. Shade tolerant. 0.9x1.2m. Repeat flowering. Hastrup, Germany 1914
Rose 'Pink Grootendorst' (AGM) Rugosa Clusters of small, frilly petalled blooms of clear pink. Healthy 'rugosa' foliage on a sturdy, tough bush. Makes a good hedge. Shade tolerant. 1.3x1.0m. Perpetual flowering. Int. Grootendorst, Holland 1923
Rose 'Roseraie de L'Hay' (AGM) Rugosa Fine 'rugosa' bearing large, semi-double, loosely formed, purple-crimson blooms of wonderful scent. Tough, disease resistant, apple-green foliage with good autumn colour. Strong, bushy habit. 1.8x1.5m. Any aspect. Perpetual flowering    
Rose 'Schneezwerg' (AGM) Rugosa Well formed, very fragrant, semi-double, pure white blooms with pronounced yellow stamens. Rich-red, medium size heps. Well clothed in greyish, dark green foliage. Shade tolerant. Continuous flowering. 1.5x1.2m Br. Lambert, Germany 1912
Rose 'Alfred Sisley' Shrub Delbard Pretty striped tangerine and pale creamy yellow double blooms. Dark green glossy foliage. Healthy and hardy. Scented. Repeat flowering. Orange hips with later flowering. Size:80cm x 80cm Delbard 2004
Rose 'Ballerina' (AGM) Shrub Clusters of attractive, single, pale-pink flowers with a white eye. Very free flowering with small hips in autumn. Delightful, dainty & showy shrub or low hedge. Shade tolerant. 1.2x0.9m. Continuous flowering. Br. Bentall, UK 1937
Rose 'Bonica' (AGM) Shrub Abundance of semi-double, pale rose-pink blooms from June till October; orange-red hips. Semi-arching stems with mid green foliage; good disease resistance. Superb rose for borders or mass planting. 1.0x1.0m+. Continuous flowering Meilland, France 1982
Rose 'Bright as a Button' Shrub A very unusual rose massed with small, single, pretty pink flowers with red & gold centres; repeats well. A 'persica' hybrid this rose forms an easily managed, small, bushy shrub with exceptional disease resistance. Fertile soil in sun. To: 1.0x1.0m    
Rose 'Brother Cadfael' Shrub (Austin) Huge, fully double, globular, highly fragrant, soft pink blooms; repeat. Stout, bushy growth with large, mid-green foliage. To: 110x90cms. Austin UK

Rose 'Charlotte' Shrub (Austin) Similar to Rose 'Graham Thomas' but more neatly formed, with slightly softer yellow fuller-cupped, fragrant blooms; repeat flowering. Small bush to 120x90 cms. D Austin, UK 1993
Rose 'Claire Austin' Shrub (Austin) Fully double, many petalled, creamy-white with lemon overtones, highly fragrant blooms. The petals are held in scrolled, concentric circles. Flowers all summer. Can be grown as shrub (to 1.3m) or small climber (to 2.5m) Austin UK  
Rose 'Constance Spry' (AGM) Shrub A beautiful rose bearing very large old-fashioned type blooms of clear, luminous pink with a very strong, myrrh fragrance. Forms a lax shrub to 2.0m though often grown as a climber to 3.0m+. Midsummer flowering. D Austin, UK 1961
Rose 'Fighting Temeraire' Shrub (Austin) An abundance of very large (to 12cm), semi-double, striking rich apricot suffused yellow blooms with a good fruity fragrance. Young foliage suffused red. Good rounded shrub to 1.5x1.2m. Named after the Turner painting. Austin UK
Rose 'Geoff Hamilton' Shrub (Austin) Large, cup-shaped, light pink, 'old fashioned', double blooms with a light, old rose fragrance; repeats well. Large, dark green foliage with good disease resistance. Upright, strong grower to 1.5m. Austin UK  
Rose 'Geranium' (moyesii) (AGM) Shrub Dazzling orange-red, single, cup-shaped flowers with a ring of creamy anthers. Less vigorous, more angular & with larger orange-red fruit than R.moyesii. Shade tolerant. 2.5x1.5m. Flowers: summer.    
Rose 'Gertrude Jekyll' Shrub (Austin) Beautifully fragrant, large, rosette-shaped blooms of rich pink with a distinct 'old rose' characteristic. Tall, vigorous growth with matt, dark green foliage. 1.2x1.0m. Repeat flowering. D.Austin, UK 1987
Rose 'Golden Celebration' Shrub (Austin) Exceptionally fragrant, very large, deeply cupped, infolded blooms of a deep rich golden-yellow. Well branched, rounded shrub with dark green, glossy foliage. 1.2x1.2m. Repeat flowering. D.Austin, UK. 1992
Rose 'Graham Thomas' (AGM) Shrub (Austin) Beautiful, medium-size, cupped, infolded blooms of rich pure-yellow and a strong 'Tea Rose' fragrance. Vigorous, upright, bushy growth with glossy, pale-green foliage. 1.2x1.2m. Repeat flowering. D.Austin, UK. 1986
Rose 'Heritage' Shrub (Austin) Profusion of perfectly formed, medium-size, prettily cupped blooms of soft pink with a strong 'old rose' perfume. Growth, lax at first, develops into a good rounded shrub with light green foliage. 1.2x1.2m. Repeat flowering. Austin UK
Rose 'Hommage a Barbara' Shrub
Unusual double, scented, ruffled blooms of intense deep red with a smokie black rim; repeat flowering through to autumn. Good bushy growth with good disease resistance. To: 90cm x 90cm Delbard 2004
Rose 'Jubilee Celebration' Shrub (Austin) Large fully domed blooms of deep pink with a golden reverse & excellent fruity fragrance; continuous. Vigorous, healthy grower to 1.2 x 1.2m. Austin UK 2002
Rose 'Kew Gardens' Shrub Very large heads of small, single, white, scented blooms from soft apricot buds; almost continuous flowering. Will produce small hips if not 'dead headed'. Very bushy, upright grower with thornless stems. Also makes a good hedge.To: 1.5x 1.0m.    
Rose 'Lichfield Angel' Shrub (Austin) Cup-shaped, double, peachy-pink blooms maturing to a large, domed, creamy-white; repeat flowering. Vigorous, rounded shrub to 1.2x1.0m. Austin UK  
Rose 'Macmillan Nurse' Shrub A lovely, compact shrub rose bearing clusters of large, fully double, rosette style, white blooms with a subtle fragrance; repeats well. Dark green, glossy foliage has excellent disease resistance. To: 90x90cms.    
Rose 'Mary Rose' Shrub (Austin) Modern `Victorian style' rose with old-fashioned shaped, double blooms of fresh rose-pink with a wonderful fragrance from June to October. Robust, bushy habit & good disease resistance. 1.0x1.2m. Repeat flowering Austin UK  
Rose 'Pearl Drift' Shrub Large, fragrant, semi-double blooms are pearly -white with a cluster of golden stamens; continuous flowering. This bushy shrub is very free flowering and has handsome large glossy foliage. To: 1.0mx1.0m. Le Grice, UK 1980
Rose 'Roundlay' Shrub (Modern) Clusters of large, high centered, double, deep velvety-red blooms with a good perfume; repeat flowering, Healthy dark green foliage. Shrub to: 1.2 x 0.9m. Swim 1953
Rose 'Sally Holmes' Shrub Large trusses of scented, creamy-buff blooms with a hint of pink; repeat. Compact, bushy plant with large, dark green, glossy foliage. Good specimen or hedging variety. Good disease resistance. Ht: 100-125cms    
Rose 'Sharifa Asma' Shrub (Austin) Incurving petals of a delicate, almost translucent, soft-pink the outer petals paler. The smaller, inside petals twist attractively. Wonderfully fragrant. Strong, bushy habit. Repeat flowering. 90x75cms. Austin UK 1989
Rose 'Simone' Shrub (Modern) Large, full, cupped, fragrant blooms of dusky pink held both singly and in clusters; continuous from June on. Also good cut flower. Forms a bushy shrub to 1.0 x1.0m. White UK 2014
Rose 'Soeur Emmanuelle' Shrub (Delbard) Clusters of very full lilac pink blooms emerge from mauve buds. They have an intense but unusual perfume with notes of anise. A vigorous grower with good disease resistance. Continuous flowering. Height 1m Spread 60cm. Delbard  
Rose 'The Countryman' Shrub (Austin) Fully double, flat rosettes of clear rose-pink with a strong, old-rose fragrance of wild strawberries - much like the old Porland roses. Repeats well. Pale green foliage with excellent disease resistance. To: 90x90cms. Austin UK  
Rose 'Windrush' Shrub (Austin) Clusters of large, semi-double, soft yellow blooms iwth a spicy musk fragrance and boss of yellow stamens. Flowers throughout summer if dead-headed else produces fine crop of hips. To: 1.2x1.2m Austin UK  
Rosa glauca (AGM) (syn.rubrifolia) Species Unusual & attractive species rose with purple-red stems & leaves. Small, pink, single flowers midsummer followed by fine display of red hips autumn. Excellent specimen or hedging plant. 2.1x1.5m.
Before 1830
Rosa xanthina 'Canary Bird' (AGM) Species Large shrub with arching branches massed with single, bright yellow flowers with prominent stamens; spring. Attractive fern-like, light green foliage. Excellent feature specimen. Best in sun. 2.4x1.8m. One of the earliest to flower in spring. Int. from China c. 1908
Rose 'Ellen Willmott' Tea Charming variety with clusters of scented, single blooms with wavy petals of cream laced with pink & pronounced golden anthers. Continuous flowering. Foliage & stems tinted purple. 90x90cms. Br. Archer, UK 1936