“Roses that have worked for me for at least the last 10 years”
from Larry Meyer
Moonstone, HT, white, slightly fragrant, grows well, seems to tolerate our winters with protection, no blackspot when sprayed.
Dolly Parton, HT, orange red, very fragrant, grows well after established, some mildew no blackspot if sprayed.
Louise Estes, HT, pink blend, medium fragrance, grows well, doesn’t seem to have disease problems.
Double Delight, HT, red blend, very fragrant, grows well after established some mildew
Touch of Class, HT, orange pink, slight fragrance, grows well and is fairly winter hardy
Gold Medal, GR, med yellow, very fragrant, grows well tolerates winter, grows tall
Gemini, HT, pink blend, some fragrance, grows well and tolerates winter
First Prize, HT, pink blend
Little Darling, F, yellow blend, fragrant
Golden Holstein, F, deep yellow, some fragrance, grows like a horse
Lady of the Dawn, F, light pink, med fragrance, grows like a shrub
The following are all good climbers:
America, LCL, orange pink
Pearly Gates, LCL, med pink
Fourth of July, LCL red blend
Sally Holmes, S, white, (S but can be grown as a climber) tolerates shade well
Dortmund, HKor, med red
Pink Perpétué, LCL, med pink