David Austin Roses

David Austin Rose

David Austin is one of the largest of modern day rose breeding firms, producing roses often reminiscent of older styles, with prodigious flowering capabilities and perfumes for modern gardens.

The style has become popular all over the world and the roses are often referred to as English Roses.

A SHROPSHIRE LAD
type:
bush
colour:
soft peach - pink
perfume:
strong
height:
tall shrub
or short climber
ABRAHAM DARBY
type:
bush/climber
colour:
apricot/peach/pink
perfume:
strong
height:
tall shrub
or short climber
AMBRIDGE ROSE
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
strong
height:
medium shrub
ANNE BOLEYN
type:
bush
colour:
light pink, small double blooms
perfume:
mild
height:
short shrub
BELLE STORY
type:
bush
colour:
light pink, large semi-double blooms
perfume:
mild
height:
medium/tall
shrub
BENJAMIN BRITTEN
type:
bush
colour:
orange-red
perfume:
strong, fruity
height:
medium shrub
BROTHER CADFAEL
type:
bush/climber
colour:
medium pink
perfume:
strong
height:
medium/tall
shrub
short climber
CHARLES DARWIN
type:
bush
colour:
medium yellow fading to creamy pink
perfume:
light
height:
medium shrub
CHARLES RENNIE MACKINTOSH
type:
bush
colour:
lilac - pink
perfume:
strong
height:
medium / tall shrub
CHARLOTTE
type:
bush
colour:
yellow with white reverse on outer petals
perfume:
light
height:
tall
CHARMIAN
type:
bush
colour:
dark pink
perfume:
strong
height:
medium/tall shrub
CHAUCER
type:
bush
colour:
delicate pink
perfume:
strong
height:
medium/tall shrug
CHRISTOPHER MARLOWE
type:
bush
colour:
Unusual orange red with golden reverse
perfume:
moderate tea
height:
short / medium shrub
CLAIRE AUSTIN
type:
bush/climber
colour:
pale lemon opening to cream/white
perfume:
strong
height:
tall arching shrub, short climber
CLAIRE ROSE
type:
bush
colour:
blush pink / white
perfume:
moderate
height:
medium / tall shrub
COMTES DE CHAMPAGNE
type:
bush
colour:
rich yellow fading to soft yellow to champagne pink
perfume:
moderate honey and musk
height:
medium/tall
shrub
CROCUS ROSE
type:
bush
colour:
soft apricot fading to cream
perfume:
moderate tea fragrance
height:
medium shrub
CROWN PRINCESS MARGARETA
type:
bush/climber
colour:
apricot / orange
perfume:
strong
height:
tall shrub short climber
CYMBELINE
type:
bush
colour:
;light pink
perfume:
myrrh
height:
tall
DAPPLE DAWN
type:
bush
colour:
single soft pink blooms
perfume:
slight musk
height:
medium/tall shrub
DARCEY BUSSELL
type:
bush
colour:
deep crimson
perfume:
moderate fruity
height:
medium shrub
DOVE
type:
bush
colour:
blush / white
perfume:
very slight
height:
low shrub
EGLANTYNE
type:
bush/climber
colour:
light pink
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
medium shrub
short climber
ELLEN
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
moderate
height:
medium / tall shrub
ENGLAND’S ROSE
type:
bush
colour:
deep pink
perfume:
strong
height:
short shrub
ENGLISH GARDEN
type:
bush
colour:
soft apricot yellow
perfume:
slight
height:
short shrub
EVELYN
type:
bush
colour:
apricot/pink
perfume:
strong old rose and fruit
height:
medium/tall shrub
FAIR BIANCA
type:
bush
colour:
white
perfume:
slight
height:
tall shrub
FALSTAFF
type:
bush/climber
colour:
dark crimson
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
medium shrub
short climber
FISHERMAN’S FRIEND
type:
bush
colour:
dark red
perfume:
strong
height:
tall shrub
GERTRUDE JEKYLL
type:
bush/climber
colour:
rich pink
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
short climber
GLAMIS CASTLE
type:
bush
colour:
creamy white
perfume:
rich myrrh
height:
short shrub
GOLDEN CELEBRATION
type:
bush
colour:
rich golden yellow
perfume:
strong tea and fruity
height:
medium / tall shrub
GRACE
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
light
height:
medium shrub
GRAHAM THOMAS
type:
bush/climber
colour:
rich yellow
perfume:
moderate
height:
tall shrub
short climber
HAPPY CHILD
type:
bush
colour:
strong yellow
perfume:
moderate tea
height:
short / medium shrub
HERITAGE
type:
bush/climber
colour:
soft clear pink
perfume:
strong
height:
medium shrub
short climber
HERO
type:
bush
colour:
medium pink
perfume:
good myrrh
height:
tall shrub
JAQUENETTA
type:
bush
colour:
peachy apricot to copper
perfume:
light
height:
tall shrub
JAYNE AUSTIN
type:
bush
colour:
soft yellow to soft apricot
perfume:
moderate tea
height:
medium shrub
JOHN CLARE
type:
bush
colour:
deep pink
perfume:
light
height:
short/medium
shrub
JUBILEE CELEBRATION
type:
bush
colour:
salmon pink with soft gold reverse
perfume:
strong fruity
height:
medium shrub
JUDE THE OBSCURE
type:
bush/climber
colour:
apricot yellow
perfume:
Strong fruity
height:
tall shrub
short climber
KATHERINE MORLEY
type:
bush
colour:
soft pink
perfume:
moderate
height:
tall shrub
L.D. BRAITHWAITE
type:
bush
colour:
bright red
perfume:
very light
height:
medium shrub
LADY OF SHALOTT
type:
bush
colour:
rich apricot with golden yellow reverse
perfume:
strong tea
height:
medium shrub
pillar rose
LEANDER
type:
bush/climber
colour:
apricot
perfume:
strong tea and fruity
height:
tall shrub
short climber
LICHTFIELD ANGEL
type:
bush
colour:
cream with soft apricot centre fading to white as flowers ag
perfume:
mild
height:
medium shrub
LILAC ROSE
type:
bush
colour:
lilac
perfume:
strong
height:
low / medium
shrub
LILIAN AUSTIN
type:
bush
colour:
salmon – pink & apricot
perfume:
moderate
height:
short shrub
LUCETTA
type:
bush
colour:
soft blush pink
perfume:
very light
height:
tall shrub
short climber
MARY MAGDALENE
type:
bush
colour:
very soft apricot pink
perfume:
tea rose with hint of myrrh
height:
short shrub
MARY ROSE
type:
bush
colour:
medium pink
perfume:
good
height:
medium shrub
MAYOR OF CASTERBRIDGE
type:
bush
colour:
medium pink
perfume:
light
height:
medium shrub
short climber
MISS ALICE
type:
bush
colour:
soft pale pink
perfume:
light rose
height:
very short shrub
MOLINEUX
type:
bush
colour:
rich yellow
perfume:
moderate tea
height:
medium shrub
MOONBEAM
type:
bush
colour:
cream
perfume:
medium
height:
tall shrub
NEW WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
type:
bush
colour:
rich velvet crimson changing to rich purple
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
medium/tall shrub
NOBLE ANTHONY
type:
bush
colour:
magenta pink
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
short/
medium shrub
OTHELLO
type:
bush
colour:
rich crimson
perfume:
strong
height:
medium / tall shrub
PAT AUSTIN
type:
bush
colour:
copper
perfume:
strong tea
height:
medium shrub
PEACH BLOSSOM
type:
bush
colour:
soft pink
perfume:
moderate
height:
medium
PEGASUS
type:
bush/climber
colour:
apricot/peach
perfume:
light tea
height:
medium, arching shrub
short climber
PERDITA
type:
bush
colour:
apricot blush
perfume:
strong
height:
medium shrub
PORTMEIRION
type:
bush
colour:
deep pink
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
short shrub
PRETTY JESSICA
type:
bush
colour:
deep pink
perfume:
strong
height:
short shrub
PRINCESS ALEXANDRA OF KENT
type:
bush
colour:
very large pink blooms with lighter pink outer petals
perfume:
strong tea
height:
medium shrub
PRINCESS ANNE
type:
bush
colour:
medium pink
perfume:
tea
height:
short
PROSPERO
type:
bush
colour:
rich crimson
perfume:
very slight
height:
low shrub
RADIO TIMES
type:
bush
colour:
medium pink
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
medium shrub
RED COAT
type:
bush
colour:
bright crimson
perfume:
very slight musk
height:
tall shrub
REDOUTE
type:
bush
colour:
light pink
perfume:
moderate fruity old rose
height:
medium shrub
SCEPTER’D ISLE
type:
bush
colour:
soft pink
perfume:
strong myrrh
height:
medium shrub
SHARIFA ASMA
type:
bush
colour:
very soft pink
perfume:
strong fruity
height:
short shrub
SHROPSHIRE LASS
type:
bush
colour:
flesh pink fading to white
perfume:
light
height:
tall shrub short climber
SIR JOHN BENJAMIN
type:
bush
colour:
deep pink
perfume:
light
height:
short shrub
SIR WALTER RALEIGH
type:
bush
colour:
deep warm pink
perfume:
strong
height:
medium shrub
SKYLARK
type:
bush
colour:
deep pink fading to lilac pink
perfume:
light
height:
medium shrub
SOPHY’S ROSE
type:
bush
colour:
light red
perfume:
very light tea
height:
medium shrub
ST. CECILIA
type:
bush
colour:
very soft pink with very soft apricot undertones
perfume:
strong
height:
short / medium shrub
ST.SWITHUN
type:
bush
colour:
soft pink
perfume:
strong pure myrrh
height:
medium shrub
short climber
STRAWBERRY HILL
type:
bush
colour:
rose pink fading to light pink edges as the flowers age
perfume:
strong myrrh
height:
medium/tall shrub
SUMMER SONG
type:
bush
colour:
burnt orange
perfume:
good
height:
medium shrub
SWAN
type:
bush
colour:
white with lemon centre, aging to white
almost thornless
perfume:
mild myrrh
height:
tall shrub
short climber
SWEET JULIET
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
moderate tea
height:
medium shrub
TAMORA
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
moderate
height:
short shrub
TEA CLIPPER
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
moderate
height:
tall,
few thorns
TEASING GEORGIA
type:
bush/climber
colour:
yellow fading to cream
perfume:
moderate tea
height:
tall shrub
short climber
TESS OF THE D’URBERVILLES
type:
bush/climber
colour:
bright crimson
perfume:
moderate old rose
height:
tall shrub
short climber
THE ALNWICK ROSE
type:
bush
colour:
rich light pink
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
medium, upright shrub
THE DARK LADY
type:
bush
colour:
dark crimson
perfume:
light old rose
height:
medium, spreading shrub
THE ENDEAVOUR
type:
bush
colour:
salmon pink with golden reverse
perfume:
light spicy
height:
medium shrub
THE HERBALIST
type:
bush
colour:
crimson/pink
perfume:
good old rose
height:
medium shrub
THE KNIGHT
type:
bush
colour:
crimson
perfume:
moderate
height:
low / medium shrub
THE MAYFLOWER
type:
bush
colour:
deep rose pink
perfume:
moderate old rose
height:
short /
medium shrub
THE PRINCE
type:
bush
colour:
very dark crimson
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
short shrub
THE REEVE
type:
bush
colour:
dusty deep pink
perfume:
slight
height:
low / medium shrub
THE SQUIRE
type:
bush
colour:
deep red
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
short/
medium shrub
THE YEOMAN
type:
bush
colour:
orange pink
perfume:
myrrh
height:
short
TRADESCANT
type:
bush
colour:
wine, crimson
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
medium shrub
short climber
TRANQUILITY
type:
bush
colour:
cream
perfume:
moderste
height:
medium
TROILUS
type:
bush
colour:
honey buff
perfume:
strong
height:
medium shrub
WENLOCK
type:
bush
colour:
crimson
perfume:
slight
height:
medium shrub
WIFE OF BATH
type:
bush
colour:
rose - pink
perfume:
strong
height:
low shrub
WILDEVE
type:
bush
colour:
blush pink
perfume:
moderate
height:
short/
medium shrub
WILLIAM MORRIS
type:
bush
colour:
apricot - pink
perfume:
strong tea
height:
tall shrub
short climber
WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL
type:
bush
colour:
white
perfume:
good old rose
height:
medium shrub
WINDERMERE
type:
bush
colour:
cream with touches of apricot and pink
perfume:
moderate fruity
height:
medium shrub
WINDRUSH
type:
bush
colour:
light yellow
perfume:
moderate spicy musk
height:
medium/tall shrub
WISE PORTIA
type:
bush
colour:
deep pink
perfume:
very slight
height:
medium shrub
WISLEY
type:
bush
colour:
pure soft pink
perfume:
moderate
height:
tall shrub
WOLLERTON OLD HALL
type:
climbing
colour:
soft apricot ageing to cream
perfume:
strong
height:
tall shrub short climber
YELLOW CHARLES AUSTIN
type:
bush
colour:
lemon yellow
perfume:
moderate
height:
tall shrub
YOUNG LYCIDAS
type:
bush
colour:
blends of deep magenta with red
perfume:
good
height:
medium shrub

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