Roses for specific places in the garden
Pots and Containers
With over 200 roses in our collection, it's not surprising that people often ask us for help to choose the perfect roses for different gardening purposes.

Click on any of the pictures below to see a list of roses which we recommend for the situations listed.

Please bear in mind that our lists are intended to provide a selection of different types of roses which may not otherwise be considered. Many other roses are also equally suitable.

Rose selection is a very personal decision. If you would appreciate a little extra help, we are always happy to offer our advice and share our experience. You can contact us from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM Central Time Monday to Friday on 800 328 8893 or e-mail at

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Thornless roses

For partial shade

Fragrant roses

Roses for specific zones
All the English roses listed on our website are hardy to zone 5, unless otherwise stated in the variety description. If you live in a cold area and a particularly cold spell is expected, we recommend that you provide the stems with some winter protection.

Click here to see our recommendations of roses for zones 4-5 or 9-10.
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27 October 2016