Roses for Fragrance

These lush, eye-catching roses are beautiful and deliciously fragrant.
From: DK Books - Learn to Garden

©2008, Dorling Kindersley Limited

©2008, Dorling Kindersley Limited

©2008, Dorling Kindersley Limited

©2008, Dorling Kindersley Limited

©2008, Dorling Kindersley Limited

©2008, Dorling Kindersley Limited

©2008, Dorling Kindersley Limited

©2008, Dorling Kindersley Limited

Dreamy Double Yellow

The bush rose 'Arthur Bell' has bright green, glossy leaves and clusters of fragrant, double yellow flowers.

Breath of Life

Breath of Life is a climber with large scented, fully double flowers colored a pinkish-apricot.

Old English Gertrude

An English shrub rose, the Gertrude Jekyll offers repeat-flowering in the old garden style. Deadhead for a continuous show of flowers.

Valencia Rose

The Valencia hybrid tea is vigorous and usually healthy, with long stems that are excellent for cutting. Valencias have a strong sweet scent.

Delicate Antiquity

The 'Felicite Parmentier' is an old garden rose in the alba group, with a single flush of beautiful, fragrant, pale pink flowers.

Regal Rothschild

A hybrid tea with an aristocratic name: Baronne Edmond de Rothschild. The 'Baronne Edmond de Rothschild' bush rose produces large, scented, fully double flowers with petals that have a pale pink underside.

Pale Penelope

The 'Penelope' rose is a bushy shrub rose with large clusters of scented pale creamy-pink blooms from summer to fall.

'Fragrant Cloud' Clusters

The 'Fragrant Cloud' is a large, vigorous hybrid tea. The scented flowers, which fade to purple with age, are often borne in clusters.