Austin rose

Enhance your garden with stunning Austin Rose varieties. Discover the best tips to grow and care for these elegant flowers, and create a vibrant and colorful outdoor space.
Rosa ‘Queen of Sweden’ (Austin, 2004) Queen Of Sweden Rose, Rose Queen, Hgtv Garden, Garden Shrubs, Rose Garden, Flower Garden, Cactus Flower, Butterfly Garden, Rose Fotografie

One thing I love is the intoxicating scent of a garden rose - especially an English rose. Gardeners everywhere know rose hybridizer, David Austin, for his stunning English roses, which combine the forms and fragrances of old roses with the color range and repeat blooms of modern specimens. This year, my head gardener, Ryan McCallister,

Juliet Brumlik
Rose Varieties, Red And White Roses, Shrub Roses, Rose Fragrance, Planting Roses, Rose Bush, Blooming Rose, White Gardens, Flower Farm

Michael Marriott, technical director and senior rosarian for David Austin Roses, notes that “Rose breeding is, at heart, a romantic quest to achieve a vision of beauty.” The quest is one requiring vision and patience, as breeders trial candidate seedlings over a period of eight to ten years, yet introduce just two to four new - Page 2

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Rosa 'The Lark Ascending' (English Rose) Garden Flower Beds, Rose Garden, Garden Plants, Peach Roses, Red Roses, Ronsard Rose, Pruning Roses, Shrub Roses, Coming Up Roses

A delightfully different English Rose, The Lark Ascending (Ausursula) features gently cupped, medium-sized, semi-double flowers of just 22 petals in a heavenly warm apricot shade, splashed with gold at the centers. On the bush, the roses are produced from the ground upwards in flower heads of up to 15 nicely spaced blooms, creating an impressive effect.

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