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
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
strong
height:
medium shrub
ANNE BOLEYN
type:
bush
colour:
light pink, small double blooms
perfume:
mild
height:
short shrub
BATHSHEBA
type:
climber
colour:
apricot blend
perfume:
good
height:
short climber
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
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
lilac - pink
perfume:
strong
height:
medium / tall shrub
CHARLOTTE
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
yellow with white reverse on outer petals
perfume:
light
height:
tall
CHARMIAN
currently unavailable
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
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
;light pink
perfume:
myrrh
height:
tall
DAPPLE DAWN
currently unavailable
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
DESDEMONA
type:
bush
colour:
creamy white with peach hue
perfume:
strong
height:
short medium
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
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
moderate
height:
medium / tall 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
currently unavailable
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
HERITAGE
type:
bush/climber
colour:
soft clear pink
perfume:
strong
height:
medium shrub
short climber
HERO
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
medium pink
perfume:
good myrrh
height:
tall 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
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
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 ROSE
type:
bush
colour:
medium pink
perfume:
good
height:
medium shrub
MOLINEUX
type:
bush
colour:
rich yellow
perfume:
moderate tea
height:
medium shrub
MOONBEAM
type:
bush
colour:
cream
perfume:
medium
height:
tall shrub
MUNSTEAD WOOD
type:
bush
colour:
deep velvety crimson
perfume:
strong
height:
short/medium
NEW WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
rich velvet crimson changing to rich purple
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
medium/tall shrub
NOBLE ANTHONY
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
magenta pink
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
short/
medium shrub
OLIVIA ROSE AUSTIN
type:
bush
colour:
mid pink
perfume:
fruity
height:
medium/tall
OTHELLO
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
rich crimson
perfume:
strong
height:
medium / tall shrub
PAT AUSTIN
type:
bush
colour:
copper
perfume:
strong tea
height:
medium shrub
PEGASUS
currently unavailable
type:
bush/climber
colour:
apricot/peach
perfume:
light tea
height:
medium, arching shrub
short climber
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
currently unavailable
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
REDOUTE
type:
bush
colour:
light pink
perfume:
moderate fruity old rose
height:
medium shrub
ROALD DAHL
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
light fruity tea
height:
short/medium
SCEPTER'D ISLE
currently unavailable
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
SIR JOHN BETJEMAN
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
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
TAMORA
type:
bush
colour:
apricot
perfume:
moderate
height:
short shrub
TEA CLIPPER
currently unavailable
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
currently unavailable
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 SQUIRE
type:
bush
colour:
deep red
perfume:
strong old rose
height:
short/
medium shrub
THOMAS A BECKET
type:
bush
colour:
light red
perfume:
good
height:
medium
TRANQUILITY
type:
bush
colour:
cream
perfume:
moderste
height:
medium
TROILUS
currently unavailable
type:
bush
colour:
honey buff
perfume:
strong
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
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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