Category: Rose

Type of rose based on bloom petals

Rose can be classified in five types based on number of petals in blooms. Single: blooms that have one row of five petals. (Occasionally there are two or three additional petals inside the main row.) Semi-double: blooms that have two…

Best Climbing Roses

The term ‘large-flowered climber’ describe Roses, usually of very vigorous, rather stiff growth, which produce comparatively large flowers that in many cases resemble those of Hybrid Tea Roses. Ramblers, on the other hand, which are mostly hybrids of R. wichuraiana…

Polyantha Pompons Roses

Polyantha Pompons are hardy plants and┬áhave delicate clusters of blooms. They rarely grow to a height of more than about 60 cm (2 ft) and can be used in mixed beds. ‘Baby Faurax’, a blue Polyantha Pompon, produces Semi-double, fragrant,…

Hybrid Tea Rose Varieties

Hybrid Tea roses have the classic Rose shape – long pointed buds, and neat, conical blooms. Well-scented, they generally flower intermittently throughout the season as they may require rest period. ‘Alec’s Red’ has huge, very fragrant blooms, clear crimson in…

How to buy rose plants

Becoming familiar with the types of Roses available on the market to grow in your garden is by no means simple. As the Rose family has grown, and become more complex, anomalies have crept into the naming of its various…