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Roses - English Roses

These roses are the result of hybridising modern varieties with the old shrub roses.  By doing this you get recurrent flowering of the modern rose while still retaining the form and charm of the old roses.  Many of them also fragrant.  Pruning instructions as for Gallica Roses.

150x150cm (5 x 5ft)
Excellent Fragrance






 
Abraham Derby
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Large deeply cupped blooms pink blening to apricot and yellow are produced from early summer continuously. This variety has a rich, fruity fragrance and makes an excellent shrub.

Available from November to April subject to a minimum of ten plants per variety a cost of ...

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350x200cm
Exceptional Scent






 
Constance Spry
A English variety that is a very vigorous grower. The blooms are full, cupped double blooms in an appealing shade of mid pink that flower once during the season. The flowers also carry an exceptiona...

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105cm (3.5ft)
Very fragrant






 
Eglantyne
Perfectly formed soft pink flowers which are sweetly scented. The growth is of medium height and is bushy with nice foliage. Good disease resistance.

Available from November to April subject to a minimum of ten plants per variety a cost of £135 delivered within mainland UK.

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90cm (3 ft)
Very fragrant






 
Evelyn
Large beautiful apricot flowers of attractive rosette form when fully opened. Bushy plant with plentiful mid green foliage.

Available from November to April subject to a minimum of ten plants per variety a cost of £135 delivered within mainland UK.

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120cm (4 ft)
Very fragrant






 
Gertrude Jekyll
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Large rosette shaped flowers of a rich pink colouring. Growth is tall and vigorous making it suitable for the back of a border.

Available from November to April subject to a minimum of ten plants per variety a cost of £135 delivered within mainland UK.

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120cm (4ft)
Very fragrant






 
Golden Celebration
Rich golden yellow blooms in the form of giant cups. It has excellent shapely growth, forming a nicely rounded but slightly arching shrub with ample foliage. Lovely 'Tea' fragrance.

Available from November to April subject to a minimum of ten plants per variety a cost of £135 delivered wi...

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120cm (4 ft)
Fragrant






 
Graham Thomas
Golden yellow flowers are full and cupped with a pleasant 'Tea' fragrance. Habit is robust and has the longer flowering period of the modern rose.

Available from November to April subject to a minimum of ten plants per variety a cost of £135 delivered within mainland UK.

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105cm (3.5ft)
Very fragrant






 
L.D. Braithwaite
Bright crimson blooms which open wide and are slightly cupped. The flowers are produced freely and with remarkable continuity on a vigorous bush which stands out when viewed from across the garden.<...

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120cm (4 ft)
Fragrant






 
Mary Rose
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Large loosely petalled double pink flowers have the charm of the old Damask Rose. Excellent habit of growth, robust and bushy. Seldom without flower throughout the summer. Ve...

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