On colour illustrations

cl           Climber

c/cl       Courtyard™ Climber

E            English Roses

fl            Floribunda

gc          Ground Cover

h/t        Hybrid Tea

p            “Patio” type

p/cl      Patio Climber

r            Rugosa

R           Renaissance Roses

s            Shrub & Species

Disease Resistance Guide

We observe the possibility of diseases under a regular spraying programme and mark varieties accordingly. Any variety which has a major problem is normally dropped from our selection. Those we retain with no indication of disease resistance are grown due to popular demand.

GR       Good Resistance

AR       Average Resistance to general disease

TM      The main disease possibility is a tendency to mildew


V.Fragrant       Exceptional fragrance

Fragrant           Strongly scented

Scented             Some scent

Unmarked        There is no discernable scent

Guide to Height

VS        Up to 38cm (15 inches)

S           38-56cm (15-22 inches)

M         56-76cm (22-30 inches)

T           76-101cm (30-40 inches)

VT       101cm+ and over (40 inches)

General information

HT       Hybrid Tea

*          Patented variety

†           Blooms suitable also for exhibiting

‡           Floribundas suitable for show bench

$         Also available as Standard

R.O.T.Y. Variety which has won a Rose of The Year Award.

Codes in Brackets after the selling name is the general international registered name and for information only.

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