Varieties of Roses












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Here are some major cultivated varieties of roses. Some of them may make good names for people, if you're a big rose lover. Otherwise, some of them are just interesting! I got this information from Otto and Sons Nursery's website. 

 

Variety

Color

Year Introduced

Abbaye De Cluny

Apricot

1996

Abracadabra

Pink Purple Blend

1993

Abraham Darby

Apricot Yellow Blend

1990

Alchymist

Amber

1956

All Ablaze

Cherry Red

2000

Alpine Sunset

Rich Pink and Yellow

1973

Altissimo

Red

1966

Amber Queen

Apricot Gold

1988

Ambridge Rose

Apricot Blend

1994

America

Salmon

1976

Angel Face

Mauve Blend

1969

Anthony Meilland

Golden Yellow

1994

Aperitif

Medium Yellow

2001

Apricot Nectar

Apricot

1965

Artistry

Coral Orange

1996

Aspen

Deep Pastel Yellow

1995

Auguste Renoir

Medium Pink

1996

Autumn Sunset

Apricot Gold

1986

Baby Blanket

Pastel Pink

1993

Baby Grand

Medium Pink

1994

Ballerina

Shades of Pink

1937

Barbara Bush

Coral Pink Ivory

1990

Barbra Streisand

Rich Lavender

2001

Baronne Prevost

Soft Pink

1842

Beauty Secret

Cheery Cherry Red

1965

Belle de Crecy

Cerise-Purple

1829

Belle Story

Light Pink

1985

Betty Boop

Yellow Ivory Edged in Red

1999

Bewitched

Medium Pink

1967

Bill Warriner

Salmon/Coral Blend

1996

Black Jade

Blackened Red

1985

Black Magic

Dark Red

2001

Blaze

Medium Red

1932

Blue Girl

Lilac

1977

Blue Nile

Deep Lavender

1981

Blush Noisette

Lilac-Pink,

1817

Bolero

Creamy White 

1998

Bonica

Pure Pink

1985

Boule de Neige

Camellia-like White

1867

Brandy

Warm Apricot Blend

1981

Brass Band

Orange Blend

1993

Brigadoon

Cream Blushing to Strawberry Coral

1991

Brilliant Pink Iceberg

Cerise Pink and Cream Blend

2001

Broadway

Orange Gold Blend

1985

Buff Beauty

Apricot Yellow Blend

1939

Burning Desire

Bright Red

2001

Butterscotch

Burnt Yellow with Tan

1942

Cal Poly

Deep Yellow

1991

Camara

Vermillion Red

1978

Candelabra

Orange

1999

Candy Mountain

Candy Pink

1997

Cape Cod

Apple Blossom Pink

1995

Cardinal Song

Redder than Red

1993

Carefree Delight

Shell Pink

1994

Caribbean

Orange Yellow Blend

1992

Caroline de Monaco

White Rose, tipped with Pink 

1990

Carrot Top

Clear Orange

1994

Cecil Brunner

Soft Pink

1881

Celebrity

Deep Yellow-Red Blend

1988

Chanti

Purplish Maroon

1990

Charles Austin

Apricot Yellow Blend

1973

Charlotte 

Buttry Yellow

1993

Chicago Peace

Phlox Pink Yellow Blend

1962

China Doll

Pink

1946

Chris Evert

Melon Orange Blushing Red

1996

Chrysler Imperial

Velvety Dark Red

1952

Citrus Tease

Coral Pink

2001

City of London

Blush Pink

1988

Claudia Cardinale

Rich Yellow

1997

Coeur d'Amour

Scarlet -  Crimson

1970

Colette

Old Fashion Pink

1998

Color Magic

Salmon Blushing Pink

1978

Constance Spry

Clear Pink

1961

Cottage Rose

Light Pink

1991

Countess Celeste

Warm Coral

1998

Cressida

Apricot Bend

1983

Crimson Bouquet

Bright Velvet Red

2000

Crystalline

Pure White

1987

Cupcake

Medium Pink

1981

Dainty Bess

Palest Pink

1925

Delicata

Mauve Pink

1898

Desert Peace

Gold Edged In Scarlet

1992

Diana, Princess of Wales

Pink and Cream

2000

Don Juan

Red

1958

Double Delight

Cream Blushing Red

1993

Dream Weaver

Coral Pink

1996

Dublin

Smoky Red Blend

1982

Dublin Bay

Medium Red

1975

Duet

Two-Toned Pink

1961

Easy Going

Peachy Yellow

1996

Eden

Pastel Blend Pink,Cream

1962

Eglantine

Pure Pink Rosettes

1994

Eiffel Tower

Tall Pink Buds

1963

Elizabeth Taylor

Deep Pink with Dark edges

1986

Ellen

Deep Apricot

1984

English Elegance

Pink and Copper

1986

English Garden

Apricot Blend

1986

English Sachet

Light Pink

2000

Europeana

Dark Red

1962

Evelyn

Yellow Apricot Blend

1991

Everest Double Fragrance 

Large Soft Pink 

1980

Excellence Von Schubert

Lilac Pink

1909

Fabulous

Creamy White

2001

Fair Bianca

White W/Green

1982

Fame!

Deep Pink

1998

Ferdinand Pichard

Striped Scarlet

1921

Fire Meidiland

Fire Engine Red

 

First Kiss

Light Pink

1991

First Prize

Hues of Pink

1970

Fishermans Friend

Deep Red

1988

Florance deLattre

Grey - Violet

 

Flower Girl

Soft Pink

1994

Flutterbye

Yellow/Coral/Pink Blend

1995

Fourth of July

Red with White Stripes

1999

Fragrant Apricot

Copper/Yellow

1999

Fragrant Cloud

Coral Red Orange

1967

Fragrant Hour

Pink/Salmon

1973

Fragrant Memory

Light Pink

1974

Fragrant Plum

Lavender Blushing Purple

1990

Francois Rabelais

Vermillion Red

 

French Lace

Ivory to Light Apricot

1980

French Perfume

Yellow Pink Blend

1993

Fuchsia Meidiland

Fuchsia Pink with White Eye

1994

Full Sail

Bright White

1999

Garden Party

Yellow Pink Blend

1959

Gemini

Cream Blushing to Coral Pink

2000

Gertrude Jekyll

Deep Pink

1986

Gingerbread Man

Amber

1978

Gingersnap

Orange Blend

1978

Gismo

Scarlet Orange with White Eye

2000

Givenchy

Deep Pink brushed with Red and Yellow

1986

Gizmo

Scarlet Orange with White Eye

2000

Glamis Castle

White

1992

Gloire Lyonnaise

 

 

Glowing Peace

Gold/Mellon Orange

2001

Gold Medal

Deep Golden Yellow

1982

Golden Celebration

Deep Golden Yellow

1992

Golden Showers

Golden Yellow

1956

Golden Sunblaze

Golden Yellow

1988

Golden Unicorn

Golden Apricot Yellow

1985

Gourmet Popcorn

White with Yellow Center

1958

Graham Thomas

Butter Yellow

1983

Grand Finale

Ivory

1998

Great Century

Pearl Pink And Cream Blend

1986

Gruss An Aachen

Light Pink Apricot Blend

1937

Guy De Maupassant

Soft Pink

1998

Hampton Palace

Pink

 

Handel

Dark Pink & White Blend

1965

Hansa

Reddish Violet

1905

Heartbreaker

Pink Blend

1989

Heather Austin

Large Deep Pink Blooms

1996

Heavenly Rosalind

Soft Pink

1995

Heirloom

Lavender Blend

1972

Helen Naude

White with Pink Edge

1992

Helena Renaissance

Soft Pastel Pink

1997

Helmut Schmidt

Clear Yellow

1979

Henry Fonda

Yellow

1995

Heritage

Light Pink

1984

Honey Bouquet

Rich Honey Yellow

2000

Honor

Satin White

1980

Honorine de Braibant

Crimson with Mauve Stripes

 

Hot Tamale

Orange-Red/Yellow Reverse

1993

Huntington Hero

Apricot blended to Pink

1995

Iceberg

Icy White

1958

Ingrid Bergman

Clear Red

1984

Intrigue

Violet Red

1982

Intrigue

Red-Purple Blend

1982

Irene Watts

Soft Apricot

1896

Isabel Renaissance

Velvety Red

1995

Jacques Cartier

Light Pink Rosettes

1868

Jardins De Bagatelle

Creamy Pink

1990

Jean Giono

Yellow/Orange

1996

Jingle Bells

Bright Red

1995

Johan Strauss

Soft Apricot Pink

1996

John F. Kennedy

Greenish White

1965

Joseph's Coat

Yellow Red Blend

1969

Jude the Obscure

Yellow

1994

Judy Garland

Yellow Blend

1977

Julia Renaissance

Cream

1996

Just Joey

Apricot

1972

Kaleidoscope

Pink/Red/Orange

1998

Katherine Morley

Light Pink

1990

Kathleen

 

 

Kings Ransom

Brilliant Yellow

1961

Knock Out

Light Red to Deep Pink

2000

L. D. Braithwaite

Deep Red

1988

Lace Casade

White

1992

Lagerfeld

Pale Lavender

1986

Laguna Palace

Apricot, Soft Peach

1999

Lasting Peace

Glowing Orange

1997

Lavaglut

Nearly Black Red

1979

Lavender Dream

Light Lavender

1984

Lavender Lassie

Lilac Pink

1960

Lavender Pinocchio

Mauve

1948

Leanne Rimes

Ivory Yellow Edged in Deep Pink

1999

Legend

Bright Red

 

Lemon Drop

Lemonade Yellow

2001

Leonardo DaVinci

Pink

1998

Leonidas

Cinnamon Orange

1995

Leontine Gervais

Light-Yellow to White

1903

Liebeszauber

Clear Velvet Red

1950

Lilac Rose

Soft Pink

1990

Lillian Austin

Orange Blend

1973

Little Artist

Red/White Eye

1982

Little Flame

Intense Orange

1999

Little Paradise

Lavender/Ruby Blush

1991

Little Sizzler

Dark Red

1988

Livin' Easy

Orange Apricot Blend

1992

Long Tall Sally

Buff White

2001

Louise Odier

Warm Pink

1851

Love

Scarlet/White Reverse

1980

Love Potion

Purplish Pink

1993

Loving Touch

Rich Apricot

1983

Lynn Anderson

Cream/Deep Pink Edging

1993

Madam Alfred Carrier

Creamy White

1879

Magic Carrousel

White/Red Edge

1972

Magic Meidiland

Deep Pink

1994

Margaret Merril

Satin White

1978

Marie Curie

Shrimp Pink

2001

Marinette

Creamy Pink

1995

Marmalade Skies

Tangerine Orange

2001

Marquise Spinola

Ashy Pink

 

Martha's Vineyard

Deep Pink

1995

Martine Guillot

Blush Apricot

1977

Mary Rose

Medium Pink

1983

Mayor of Casterbridge

Soft Pink

1996

Medallion

Light Apricot

1973

Melody Parfume

Plum

1999

Mermaid

Pale Yellow

1918

Michelangelo

Golden Yellow

 

Midas Touch

Bright Yellow

1992

Mikado

Brilliant Red

1987

Minnie Pearl

Coral Pink Blushing Salmon

1982

Miss All-American Beauty

Medium pink

1965

Miss Behavior

Deep Pink/Creamy Yellow Reverse

2001

Mister Lincoln

Deep Red

1964

Mix 'N' Match

Pastel Pink

2000

Mme. Isaac Pereire

Crimson

1881

Mme. Paul Massad

 

 

Mme. Pierre Oger

Pearly White with Pink Edge

1878

Moon Shadow

Lavender

1996

Moonbeam

Peachy Apricot Blend

1983

Moonstone

White edged in Pink

1999

Morden Blush

Pink/Ivory Blend

1997

Mrs. B.R. Cant

Silvery Pink, Tea

1901

Mystic 

Salmon Pink

1994

Napa Valley

Bright Red

1995

New Dawn

Soft Pink

1930

New Zealand

Soft Creamy Pink

1989

Nicole

Lightest Pink

1985

Octoberfest

Blended Autumnal Colors

1999

Oklahoma

Black Velvet Red

1964

Ole

Orange Red

1964

Olympiad

Red

1982

Opening Night

Medium Red

1998

Orange Honey

Apricot/Yellow Reverse

1979

Oranges 'n' Lemons

Orange Striped Yellow

1994

Oregold

Deep Yellow Gold

1975

Othello

Reddish Purple

1986

Our Lady of Guadalupe

Silver/Pink

2001

Oyster Pearl

Creamy Pink

1991

Paradise

Medium Lavender Brushed Ruby

1978

Paris De Yves St. Laurent

Salmon pink

1995

Pascali

Creamy White

1963

Pat Austin

Coppery Yellow

1999

Paul Bocuse

Rich Apricot

 

Paul Neyron

Clear Pink

1869

Peace

Yellow-Pink Blend

1945

Peach Blossom

Pale Pink

1990

Pearl

Pearlescent White

2001

Pearl Essence

Light Pink

2001

Pearl Meidiland

Pearly Pink

1989

Pearly Gates

Pastel Pearl Pink

1999

Penelope

Creamy Pink

1924

Perdita

Buttermilk White

1983

Perfect Moment

Red-Yellow Blend

1989

Perfume Delight

Deep Pink

1973

Peter Mayle

Coral

1976

Pillow Fight

Bright White

2000 

Pink Meidiland

Pink/White

1984

Pinocchio

Silvery Pink

1940

Pinstripe

Red/White Stripe

1985

Playboy

Orange/Scarlet, Yellow Eye

1997

Playfair

Pale Lilac or While

1991

Playgirl

Bright Pink

1986

Polka

Sherbet Orange

1996

Princess Alexandra

Cerise-Magenta

1997

Princess Marianna

Pastel Peachy White

1998

Princesse De Monaco

Ivory/edged Cherry Pink

1982

Pristine

Pink and White Blend

1978

Prospero

Deep Red

1982

Purple Heart

Purple Red

1999

Purple Passion

Rich Purple

2000

Purple Tiger

Purple White Stripe

1991

Queen Elizabeth

Carmine Pink

1954

Queen Margrethe

Pastel Pink

1995

Queen Nefertiti

Apricot Yellow Blend

1988

Rainbow's End

Yellow Blushing Orange-Red

1984

Raspberry Punch

Dark Pink

1999

Reba McEntyre

Orange-Red

1998

Red Fairy

Cherry Red

1996

Red Meidiland

Red

1989

Red Ribbons

Medium Red

1990

Redoute

Light Pink

1992

Regensberg

Hot Pink and White

1979

Reine Des Violettes

Mauve

1860

Remember Me

Cinnamon Orange

1984

Renae

Medium Pink

1954

Rina Hugo

Deep Magenta Pink

1993

Rio Samba

Deep Magenta Pink

1991

Romantic Palace

Bright Pink

1999

Rosa Rugosa

Medium Blue Red

1950

Rosa Rugosa Alba

White

1950

Rose De Rescht

Deep Pink

1940s

Rose Rhapsody

Dusty Pink

2000

Rosie O'Donnell

Pure Red with Yellow Reverse

2000

Royal Amethyst

Blended Lavender

1989

Royal Bonica

Clear Pink

 

Royal Gold

Golden Yellow

1957

Royal Sunset

Apricot Blend

1960

Saint Cecilia

Creamy Pink

1987

Saint Patrick

Yellow with Green Cast

1991

Sally Holmes

White

1976

Santa Claus

Velvety Red

2001

Scarlet Meidiland

Medium Red

1987

Scentimental

Burgundy-White Stripe

1996

Sea Foam

Creamy White

1964

Sea Shell

Salmon-Shell Pink Blend

1976

Secret

Ivory/Pink Blend

1992

Sexy Rexy

Pink

1984

Shadow Dancer

Pink Blend

1998

Sharifa Asma

Soft Blush Pink

1989

Sheer Bliss

Creamy White/Soft Pink Blend

1984

Sheila's Perfume

Yellow Deep Pink Blend

1982

Shining Hour

Bright Yellow

1989

Shocking Blue

Lavender/mauve

1974

Showbiz

Fire Engine Red

1983

Showbiz

Fire Engine Red

1930

Signature

Deep Pink Blend

1996

Simplicity Pink

Medium Pink

1976

Simplicity Purple

Deep Raspberry

1999

Simplicity Red

Medium Red

1978

Simplicity White

Satiny White

1976

Simplicity Yellow

Bright Yellow

1998

Sombreuil

White

1850

Sonia

Coral Pink

1974

Sonia Rykiel

Coral Pink

1995

Sophia Renaissance

Amber-Yellow

1999

Souv. De La Malmaisson

Clear Pink

1843

Space Odyssey

Velvet Red with White Eye

2001

Sparrieshoop

Pink, Gold Center

1953

Spice Twice

Coral Orange/Cream Blend

1997

Spring Morning

Cerise and White

1942

Stainless Steel

Silvery Grey Lavender

1991

Starla

Crisp White

1990

Sterling Silver

Silvery Lavender Gray

1957

Sultry

Apricot Yellow

2001

Sun Flare

Bright Lemon Yellow

1981

Sun Sprinkles

Intense Yellow

1989

Sunset Celebration

Apricot Amber

1998

Sunsplash

Cheery Yellow

1989

Sunsprite

Deep Yellow

1977

Sweet Chariot

Magenta Blend

1984

Sweet Juliet

Rich Apricot

1989

Sweet Surrender

Shimmering Silvery Pink

1983

Symphony

Medium Yellow

1986

Taboo

Dark Bright Red

1993

Tamora

Apricot Blend

1983

Texas

Bright Yellow

1990

The Alesandra Rose

Pink Blend

1992

The Dark Lady

Reddish Pink

1991

The Fairy

Pastel Pink

1932

The Herbalist

Deep Pink Semi-Double

1991

The McCartney Rose

Deep Rosy Pink

1995

The Nun

Blush White

1987

The Pilgrim

Pale Yellow

1991

The Squire

Crimson

1977

Tiffany

Phlox Pink

1954

Timeless

Deep Pink

1996

Touch Of Class

Pink/Coral Blend

1984

Toulouse Lautrec

Shiny Yellow

1994

Tournament of Roses

Coral pink

1988

Tradescant

Deep Red

1993

Traviata

Vibrant Red

1996

Tropical Sunset

Orange and Yellow Stripes

2000

Tropicana

Coral Orange

1963

Trumpeter

Brilliant Orange Red

1977

Trumpeter

Shiny Yellow

1994

Ultimate Pink

Bright Pink

1999

Valencia

Soft Apricot

1989

Vanilla Parfume

Light Cream

2000

Veterans' Honor

Bright Red

2000

Voodoo

Peachy Yellow Blend

1984

Weeping China Doll

Pink

1946

Weight Watchers Success

Pink and Yellow Blend

2000

Westerland

Apricot Orange

1970

Whiskey Mac

Tangerine Orange and Yellow

1967

White Maman Cochet

Ivory Edged Pink

1907

White Masterpiece

White

1969

White Meidiland

Pure White

1987

Wild Plum

Lavender Blend

1995

Winchester Cathedral

Cameo Pink to White

1988

Windrush

Lemon Yellow

1984

Winifred Coulter

Bright Pink

1968

Winsome

Deep Magenta

1984

Wise Portia

Carmine Red

1982

WWII Memorial

Light Lavendar

2001

Yves Piaget

Mauve Pink

1985

Zepherine Drouhin

Cerise Pink

1868