Originally from East Asia, arriving in the West at the end of the 18th century, the Rugosa rose, also known as Japanese rose and Kamchatka rose, is a wild rose. It bears an interesting fruit, the edible rosehip, rich in vitamin C.
The Golden Fashion rose is a bush-rose with beautiful flowers. Golden Fashion Rose facts Name – Nirpyelasif (Nirpalways) Family – shrub rose tree Type – shrub Height – 36 to 42 inches (90 to 110 cm) Exposure – full sun, part sun Soil – ordinary Foliage: deciduous – Flowering: June to October Planting Golden Fashion Rose Refer to our page on how […]
The “Red Parfum” rose is a favorite of gardeners who love powerful roses! Key Red parfum rose facts Name – Everepra Family – climbing rose tree Type – shrub Height – 13 feet (4 meters) Bearing – rigid Exposure – full sun and part sun Soil: ordinary – Foliage: deciduous – Flowering: all of summer → early fall It’s a very easy […]
The George Truffaut rose has rich red flowers. Light fragrance that isn’t too heady. Georges Truffaut Rose facts Name – Dorkade Family – shrub rose tree Type – shrub Height – 40 to 60 inches (100 to 150 cm) Exposure – full sun, part sun Soil: ordinary – Foliage: deciduous – Flowering: end of spring → mid-fall The George Truffaut rose is a lightly fragrant bush rose […]
The year 2013 brought joyful tidings for the David Austin roses, with double the glory! This famous English breeder’s roses received a first Gold Medal during the Courson Plant Days in France and then, a short time later, another Gold Medal at the Chelsea Flower Show…
It isn’t always easy to choose the right rose trees. They all seem so healthy and magnificent at the nursery store! It helps to have a few guidelines to understand the “who’s who” of roses, especially when you try to consider their resistance to disease.
The planting of the rose tree is one of the most important steps. If well planted, rose trees are sure to settle in, and growth and bloom will be facilitated. Roses can be purchased in containers, often the pot in which it has most recently been transplanted, or with bare roots.