Shrub roses for partial shade
The English Roses enjoy areas of partial shade, providing that there is at least four to five hours of sunshine every day. They make a great way to brighten up a shady area. The main thing is to take care to avoid areas where there are overhanging branches and dry places where there would be too much competition from the roots of other trees and shrubs.

Most other shrub roses will grow in partial shade, especially the once flowering varieties. The most satisfactory are gallicas, damasks and albas. Repeat flowering varieties suitable include hybrid musks, rugosas, and ground cover roses.
A Shropshire Lad
A strong, healthy climber with peachy-pink rosettes. A delicious fruity fragrance
Cornelia
Small, formal, rosette-shaped blooms of coppery-apricot. Very fragrant
Crocus Rose
Soft apricot blooms held in large clusters with a delightful tea rose fragrance
Crown Princess Margareta
Large rosettes of a lovely apricot-orange with a fruity fragrance
Empress Joséphine
Rose pink flowers veined darker pink. One of the finest gallicas
Gertrude Jekyll
Large, rosettes of rich glowing pink. A strong and perfectly balanced old rose scent
Golden Celebration
Giant, cup-shaped golden yellow flowers with a Tea scent
Harlow Carr
Shallow cups of the purest rose pink with a strong old rose fragrance
Hyde Hall
Medium pink, rosette shaped blooms. Exceptionally tough and disease-resistant
Mme Hardy
Pure glistening white flowers with a strong fragrance. A classic old rose
Queen of Denmark
Large, beautifully formed, quartered flowers of soft glowing pink
Queen of Sweden
Soft glowing pink blooms. Exceptionally healthy
Jacques Cartier
Beautiful, large, rosette-shaped, rich pink flowers with a very strong fragrance
James Galway
Lovely warm pink blooms with a delicious old rose fragrance
Rose de Rescht
Full flowers of purple-crimson
Roseraie de l'Hay
A vigorous, dense shrub with crimson-purple flowers
Rosemoor
Small, perfectly formed, rosette shaped flowers of soft pink
Teasing Georgia
Cupped soft yellow flowers with a medium-strong tea rose fragrance
The Generous Gardener
Softest pink blooms. A delicious scent of old rose, musk and myrrh
Wild Edric
Deep velvety pink flowers exposing golden-yellow stamens. Strong, delicious fragrance
Wildeve
Rosette shaped blush pink flowers with a fresh fragrance. Particularly robust and healthy
 
 
 
Climbing roses for partial shade
These roses are suitable for an open, north facing wall or other shady position. Again, they will require four hours or more of sun each day.
A Shropshire Lad Climbing
A strong, healthy climber with peachy-pink rosettes. A delicious fruity fragrance
Félicité-Perpétue
Small, closely packed pompon flowers of creamy-white. Strong, healthy growth
Golden Showers
Large, open blooms of golden-yellow with a sweet fragrance
Mme Grégoire Staechelin
Clusters of clear pink blooms with a sweet pea scent
Mme Caroline Testout Climbing
Large, rose-pink globular flowers. Strong and enduring
Mme Alfred Carrière
Large, sweetly-scented cupped blooms; white tinted with flesh pink
New Dawn
Silvery blush-pink flowers with a fresh, fruity fragrance
Paul Noël
Salmon pink flowers with a strong apple fragrance
St. Swithun Climbing
Very large, open-cupped blooms of soft pink. Myrrh fragrance
Teasing Georgia Climbing
Cupped soft yellow flowers with a medium-strong tea rose fragrance
Tess of the d'Urbervilles Climbing
Robust, bushy growth with large fragrant flowers
The Garland
Bunches of small creamy-salmon flowers with a rich orange perfume
The Generous Gardener Climbing
Charming softest pink blooms. A strong, delicious scent
The Pilgrim Climbing
Pure yellow blooms with a strong fragrance of classic tea, English Rose and myrrh
Veilchenblau
Flowers opening dark magenta and fading to lilac, occasionally streaked with white
 
 
 

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02 August 2014