Be it for home gardens or floral bouquets, roses are a common and popular flower. They are well known for their wide variety of colors and the old school romantic appeal.
Here in Live enhanced explore a list of the top 10 mind-blowing beautiful roses that can make your hunt for the perfect rose easier:
English Roses are one of the best and most popular roses even though they are not officially recognized as a separate variety. They are also known as David Austin Roses after David Austin, the one who started breeding them. These roses come in a wide range of colors and have the rosette form. Besides, these roses also have repeat flowering capability.
However, these roses are not very hardy and are also not resistant to diseases.
Hybrid Rugosa Roses
This variety of roses is quite similar to the Old Garden Roses and is best when on the bush. The Hybrid Rugosa Roses have a lovely scent and rich green foliage. They are also very hardy and resistant to diseases.
However, they are unlike the classic form of rose blossom and come in a limited color palette.
Heritage Roses are a traditional variety of roses that are commonly known as the Old Garden Roses. They are well known for their attractive strong fragrance, flower shape, number of petals, and the ability to withstand cold.
Moreover, these Heritage Roses are disease resistant and bloom once during the summer season.
Modern Garden Roses
This variety of roses are most popularly used for flower bouquets. They are larger in size and have a longer vase life than the Old Garden Roses. In addition to that, the Modern Garden Roses bloom continuously throughout the year.
However, these roses are not resistant to diseases and do not have the fragrance that is associated with the Old Garden Roses
Hybrid Tea Roses
Among all the categories of the Modern Garden Roses, the Hybrid Tea Roses probably are the most beautiful. These pleasantly scented roses bloom in a wide array of colors and are strikingly large in size. They have long upright stems that make the best cut flowers.
However, this variety of roses is very high-maintenance and needs a lot of attention.
Hybrid Perpetual Roses
This variety of roses has been the most popular type of roses before the Hybrid Tea Rose arrived. Hybrid Perpetual Roses are large in size and usually have a very strong scent. These roses come in pink, red, and purple shades.
Moreover, they also have the ability to bloom repeatedly in one single season.
The Miniature Roses are a mini version of the Hybrid Tea Roses that are six to eighteen inches tall and have delicate stems, leaves, and flowers. They come in a wide range of colors and are just as beautiful as the Hybrid Tea Roses.
The Miniature Roses are very versatile and can be used either as bedding plants, container plants, or even houseplants. Moreover, these roses can also bloom continuously for multiple weeks at a time.
This heavily scented variety of roses is one of the oldest in the world. They are mostly cultivated to be used in the perfume industry because of their sweet fragrance and romantic appeal. Some of the Damask Roses only bloom once a year whereas the others bloom twice a year.
Damask Roses are divided into two groups, Summer Damask (blooms only in summer) and Autumn Damask (bloom both in summer and in fall).
The Species Roses are a natural variety of wild roses and are one of the oldest varieties of roses in the world. These early summer roses are characterized by flowers with five petals.
Most of these roses grow large in size and also form thickets.
The Species Roses are very low maintenance roses and do not need much attention. Moreover, they are available throughout the Northern Hemisphere.
Hybrid Musk Roses
The Hybrid Musk Roses are named so because of its mild sweet musk-like fragrance. These roses are characterized by single flowers that have five petals in clusters. They are often grouped with the Old Garden Roses.
The Hybrid Musk Roses are however disease resistant and have lustrous and healthy bushy foliage.
Hope these help you find the perfect one for your home garden or cut-flower bouquet.