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Name Description Breeder Introduced Type Climbing
Adam (Beales) large double flowers, soft salmon colour, Tea scent, no thorns, very similar to Mme Berard. Climbing Adam 1838 Tea Y
Adam (Fineschi) Large, very double blooms of lilac pink centre fading to pale pink at edges, very thorny. Adam 1838 Tea Y
Aimée Vibert medium double flowers in clusters, pure white dark green foliage. Very late start to flowering. Vibert 1828 Noisette Y
Alba Odorata A Bracteata x Roxburgii hybrid. Flowers medium white/flesh, hint of pink, a good climber flowering late. At times reluctant to open pre-1811 Misc Y
Alberic Barbier small to medium fllower, yellow bud opening to creamy white in clusters Barbier 1900 Wichuriana Y
Albertine large, double, vermillion opening to coppery salmon pink Barbier 1921 Wichuriana Y
Alexander Girault medium size, double bright pink flowers with a hint of white as it fades Barbier 1909 Wichuriana Y
Alister Stella Gray medium double, flowers opening apricot buff, fades to ivory-white particularly during hot spells. A low growing climber, Graham Stuart-Thomas was very fond of this rose A H Gray/G Paul 1894 Noisette Y
Amadis medium blooms in clusters, bright cerise to purple with white centre and golden stamens, once flowering with the odd blooms later in the season. Somewhat climbing. Boursalt Laffay 1829 Misc Y
Anatole de Montesquiou small flowered in clusters, white, once flowering climber. A sempervirens hybrid. Van Houtte 1852 Misc Y
Auguste Gervais medium size, double flowers, salmon pink and coppery yellow fading pale pink Barbier 1916 Wichuriana Y
Aviateur Bleriot medium size, double flowers, yellow with golden centre, fades creamy white Fauque & fils/Vigneron 1909 Wichuriana Y
Beaute Inconstante syn. ‘Beaute de Lyon’ Flower medium to large, double, carmine pink with coppery tones, very variable. Large shrub. Pernet-Ducher 1892 Tea Y
Belle Blanca Single white flowers on a huge climber, thought to be a white sport of ‘Belle Portugaise’ or seedling of ‘Montecito’ unknown unknkown Hybrid gigantea Y
Belle Lyonnaise Large globular flower deep yellow with apricot tint to outer petals. Vigorous climber Levet 1870 Tea Y
Belle Portugaise semi-double, loose flowers, shell pink Cayeux 1905 Hybrid gigantea Y
Belle Vichysoise flowers small, light pink to pinkish white in clusters of 20 – 30. Of the “Blush Noisette” type Leveque 1895 Noisette Y
Blairii No1 large, semi-double flowers, bright rose deeper at base of, petals emarginate. After initial bloom a few flowers produced frequently. A Hybrid China. Blair 1845 Hybrid China Y
Blairii No2 large, double blooms, pale pink outer petals, inner petals crimson, quilled. Blair 1845 Hybrid China Y
Blanc Pur large double blooms, white with greenish shades. Fragrant. I am a little suspicious with this identification, not expecting a noisette of this age to have such large flowers Mauget 1827 Noisette Y
Bloomfield Abundance see Spray Cecile The correct name for the rose being sold under this name is Spray Cecile Brunner. Bloomfield Abundance is extinct. G C Thomas 1920 Polyantha Y
Blush Noisette (Beale’s) Medium small double flowers in clusters, blush pink Noisette 1814 Noisette Y
Bobbie James small, semi-double white flowers in clusters, a once flowering Multiflora Sunningdale 1960 Misc T
Bouquet d’Or double yellow with coppery salmon centre. Fragrant Ducher 1872 Noisette Y
Bouquet Tout Fait medium sized, double flowers a creamy white. Fragrant Laffay pre 1836 Noisette Y
Breeze Hill large, double flower, quartered, creamy pink tinted with apricot, some Van Fleet/
American Rose Society remontance
1926 Wichuriana Y
Brightside Cream pale yellow buds opening creamy white, medium size flowers, a small climber, surprisingly still unidentified n/a Found Bermuda Noisette Y
Captain Christy medium size, double, reflexed, soft pink flowers, centre deeper pink. Fragrant. Lacharme 1873 Hybrid Tea Y
Champneys’ Pink Cluster (Beale’s) Medium, semi-double flowers in large clusters, bright pink with gold stamens. This is not correct. Champneys 1802 Noisette Y
Chateau de Clos Vougeot (CL) deep velvet maroon, slow to get going. Very fragrant. Climbing Morse 1920 Hybrid Tea Y
Chromatella Large globular, nodding blooms a very pale creamy yellow, outer petals and edges pink. Fragrant, we are suspicious of the identity of this clone as it is very similar to Clmg. White Maman Cochet Coquereau/
Vibert
1843 Noisette Y
Claire Jacquier Medium double flowers in clusters, yellow buds and yellow flowers on opening, fading to white with prominent stamens. Once flowering. Bernaix 1887 Noisette Y
Comtesse de Galard-Bearn Medium large, full and open, informal bloom, some recurving of petals. Pale yellow. Very vigorous climber. Bernaix 1893 Noisette Y
Comtesse de Labarthe Climbing As bush form but climbing Lewis/Royal Nurseries 1900 Tea Y
Cooper’s Burmese single, quite large blooms, white, a huge climber, Cooper 1923 Misc Y
Courier white and pink once flowering climber semi double flowers Clark 1930 Hybrid gigantea Y
Cramoisi Supérior (CL) globular shaped, medium sized, velvety crimson, some white marking on inner petals, good repeat flowering unknown unknown China Y
Crépuscule Medium large sized, double of copper, yellow and pink shades, fragrant. A bushy climber Dubreuil 1904 Noisette Y
Danielle Lacombe Yellowish pink to white once flowering climber, sometimes thought as a noisette. Could also be classed as a Multiflora. Moreau-Robert 1885 Polyantha Y
Darlow’s Enigma small semi-double white flowers in large clusters, flowers a bit later but goes on till frost. Strong fragrance that wafts through the garden. Very large shrub M. Darlow intro. Noisette Y
Desprez à Fleur Jaune Fairly large, double, flat with button eye a rosy yellow, very variable regarding colour, very fragrant. Desprez/
Sisley
1830 Noisette Y
Double Scotch Light Pink small, very double bright pink flowers on a spreading, low plant. A hybrid spinosissima unknown Misc Y
Dr Rouges Medium size, double flowers, form similar to cactus dahlia. Deep coppery red with orange shading at centre. Widow Schwartz 1893 Tea Y
Duarte de Oliveira Large sized, very full open flower, salmon-rose, coppery at base, fragrant and a prolific bloomer Brassac 1879 Noisette Y
Dussi Medium,double rosette shaped flower, white with pink heart. Fragrant Branchi intro. 1998 Noisette Y
E. Veyrat Hermanos syn. ‘Pillar of Gold’ Very large, full flower, sulphur with apricot pink. Reluctant to open if buds have had any moisture. Bernaix 1894 Tea Y
Elie Beauvilain Medium to large sized double flower, creamy copper pink, fragrant and very floriferous Beauvilain 1887 Noisette Y
Emily Grey medium, semi-double flowers, bright yellow A.H. Williams/B.R. Cant 1918 Wichuriana Y
Emmanuella de Mouchy large, full, well formed flowers, lovely creamy pink reverse petals deep rose. Very floriferous P. Nabonnand 1922 Hybrid gigantea Y
Empress of China medium to large blooms, semi-double,flowering along branch, pale to deep pinks, very nice. Jackson/
Elizabeth
1896 China Y
Erinnerung an Brod large, flat, quartered, mauve-purple blend, red centre. Will tolerate some shade. Hybrid Perpetual Geschwind 1886 Misc Y
Evergreen Gene Very large, double flowers, pale yellow with pink tints 1x bloom Viraraghaven 2007 Hybrid gigantea Y
Fellemberg medium size semi-double flowers, bright pink to crimson. Slightly fragrant Fellemberg 1835 Noisette Y
Flying Colours very large single flowers, deep pink to cherry red 1x bloom Clark 1922 Hybrid gigantea Y
Fortune’s Double Yellow semi-double, yellow with coppery pink. Fragrant 1x bloom Fortune 1845 Hybrid gigantea Y
Francois Juranville flower medium, semi-double to double, soft salmon fading to pale pink, fragrant Barbier 1906 Wichuriana Y
Frédéric II de Prusse large, double violet purple, medium scent. A Hybrid Bourbon V. Verdier 1847 Bourbon Y
Gardenia medium flower, double, white to cream Soupert & Notting 1898 Wichuriana Y
Ghislaine de Feligonde Small, double apricot buds in clusters,opening to yellow/apricot/ecru blend. A remontant multiflora Turbat 1916 Misc Y
Gloire de Dijon Large very full, open flower, amber-flushed, pale cream-pink, fragrant. Also classed as a Tea. Jacotot 1853 Noisette Y
Gloire de Dijon (Meursault clone) to be confirmed: From a plant 150 years old Jacotet 1853 Noisette Y
Gloire des Rosomanes semi-double, dark crimson, very fragrant. Plantier/Vibert 1825 Bourbon Y
Golden Vision large yellow to pale yellow, fragrant. 1x bloom Clark 1922 Hybrid gigantea Y
Gribaldo Nicola Very large, well formed globular flowers, silvery white on blush pink, yellow centre. Fragrant. Soupert & Notting 1890 Noisette Y
Gruss an Friedberg Large, full and open blooms a vary pale yellow. Good scent. Rogmans/Metz 1902 Noisette Y
Guinée (CL) large, double, very dark red and fragrant. Climbing Mallerin 1938 Hybrid Tea Y
Ibrido di Castello semi-double creamy-white cupped, remontant. Very fragrant Ragionieri 1920 Banksiae/
Banksiae
Y
Indiana Semperflorens medium flowers, cupped, pale blush to lilac pre-1882 China Y
Jacques Amyot Large, double, semi-formal bloom, petals slightly elongated. Pale pink Varangot 1850 Noisette Y
Jeanne d’Arc Medium semi-double flowers in clusters, creamy white to pure white. Fragrant. Verdier 1882 Noisette Y
Jersey Beauty medium flower, single, pale yellow fading nearly white with beautiful long showy stamens Horvath/
Mander
1899 Wichuriana Y
Jessie Clarke large single light pink. 1x Clark 1915 Hybrid gigantea Y
Kiftsgate small white flowers in large clusters. A selected form of Filipes, the famous tree climber Kiftsgate Court unknown Misc Y
La Folette large, loosely formed, nodding salmon pink in small clusters. Fragrant. Once flowering Busby 1910 Hybrid gigantea Y
L’Abondance medium double flowers in clusters, white, tinted pink Moreau-Robert 1887 Noisette Y
Lady Hillingdon (CL) as bush form Hicks 1917 Tea Y
Lady Waterlow (CL) semi-double, soft pink emarginate petals with crimson veining, can be darker. Nabonnand 1902 Hybrid Tea Y
Lamarque Fairly large, flat, double, white with sulphur centre, in clusters of 3-6, some fragrance. Continuous bloomer Marechal 1830 Noisette Y
Lawrence Johnston semi-double, pure yellow, nice foetida scent. Once flowering Foetida Hybrid climber Pernet-Ducher 1923 Misc Y
Léontine Gervais medium size flower, double, petals emarginate,salmon-rose, yellow base of petals centres deep salmon pink Barbier 1904 Wichuriana Y
Le Reve semi-double golden yellow with hint of pink. Climber Hybrid Foetida Pernet-Ducher 1923 Misc Y
Lijiang Rose syn. Rosa gigantea ‘Rosea’ dark pink, semi-double. Fragrant. Once flowering. G. Osti intro. unknown Hybrid gigantea Y
Lijiang Yellow Tea Yellow bud opening to cream, white double flower. found Lijiang   Y
Lily Mertchersky Medium, very double, violet to red blooms Nabonnand 1877 NoisHybrid giganteaette Y
Lorraine Lee CL Same flowers as shrub form ? ? Tea Y
Maman Cochet (CL) pink and cream. Remontant Upton 1909 Tea Y
Manipur Magic double yellow Viraraghaven 2008 Hybrid gigantea Y
Maréchal Niel Very large and full, globular form, very deep golden yellow Pradel 1864 Noisette Y
Marguerite Desrayaux Medium semi-double flowers in clusters, pale pink Nabonnand 1906 Noisette Y
Marie Accary Flowers small, full and compact, rosette form with some quilled petals. White tinted pink and yellow Guillot fils 1872 Noisette Y
Marie Robert (L’Hay) Flower large, full, bright pink marbled light salmon, outer petals paler Cochet 1893 Noisette Y
Meg (CL) semi-double with reddish stamens, yellow flushed apricot. Climbing Gosset 1954 Hybrid Tea Y
Mermaid large single blooms, sulphur yellow. Continous flowering Bracteata W. Paul 1918 Misc Y
Meteor medium large flowers, semi-double, bright crimson. Small climber Geschwindt 1887 Noisette Y
Milkmaid Large sprays of creamy white, single flowers. Vigorous Clark Noisette Y
Mlle Cécile Brunner (CL) small, perfectly formed buds open to double delicate pink flowers on vigorous climber Hosp 1894 Polyantha Y
Mlle Genevieve Godard Large, very full globular flowers, a pale chamois suffused with yellow, pink and salmon. Sometimes it is very yellow. Pretty, but unsure of correct identity. Godard 1889 Tea Y
Mme Alfred Carrière Medium large, full, opens flat, pale blush fading white, yellowish base. Continous flowering. Fragrant Schwartz 1879 Noisette Y
Mme Butterfly (CL) large, double. Attractive spiral bud opening soft pink with yellow base to petals, very fragrant. Climbing E.G. Hill 1918 Hybrid Tea Y
Mme Driout (CL) large, double striped bright carmine on pink. Climbing Bolut & Thiriat 1902 Hybrid Tea Y
Mme E. Soufrain Large, double, loosely quartered, chamois pink or salmon with yellow tones, very pretty and floriferous Chauvry 1897 Noisette Y
Mme Eugene Résal large, semi-double, cupped flowers coppery rose, P. Guillot 1894 China Y
Mme Grégoire Staechelin (CL) Large, semi-double nodding blooms, pale cerise, with crimson reverse. Fragrant. Once flowering Dot 1927 Hybrid Tea Y
Mme Jules Gravereaux Very large, double, slightly cupped, buff-white shaded peach. Often a very apricot colour. Fragrant Soupert & Notting 1900 Noisette Y
Mme Julie Lassen Medium large, double, rosette form, cupped. Deep pink (received as Mme. Julie Lassau) Nabonnand 1881 Noisette Y
Mme la Duchesse d’Auerstadt Large, very double and quartered, golden yellow, a touch of pink at heart. Bernaix 1887 Noisette Y
Monsieur Rosier Flower medium, semi-double to double, cupped flower, bright pink on pale yellow or white, background Nabonnand 1887 Noisette Y
Montecito large, single yellow fading to white, glorious in a warm climate Franceschi-
Fenzi
1930 Hybrid gigantea Y
Moonlight small , semi-double creamy white flowers in clusters, prominent stamens. Repeat flowering Hybrid Musk. Pemberton 1913 Misc Y
Mount Vernon Purple Noisette Small flowered clusters, semi-double, cupped, pink fading to lilac, a small rambler Found (USA) n/a Noisette Y
Mrs Buiso’s Rose single flowers, pale and medium pinks, found in a garden in Rome. Largely once flowerng but a few blooms late in the season. Wonderful bright red hips Mutabilis sport unknown China Y
Mrs Herbert Stevens (CL) large, double flowers, attractive spiral buds, white tinged pale pink, climbing. Pernet-Ducher 1922 Hybrid Tea Y
Mrs Richard Turnbull large single flowered, white, fragrant 1x Clark 1945 Hybrid gigantea Y
Multiflore de Vaumarcus Medium, double flowers in large clusters, soft pink or white, very floriferous, bushy growth Menet 1875 Noisette Y
Naga Belle cherry pink Viraraghaven 2006 Hybrid gigantea Y
Nancy Hayward Very large, flat, dark pink to red single. A spectacular sight once it starts climbing. Repeat Clark 1937 Hybrid gigantea Y
Nardy Very large, globular, full flower, coppery salmon yellow, collected from Sangerhausen Nabonnand 1888 Noisette Y
Natchitoches Noisette Upright clusters of small to medium pale pink double flowers with darker veining. found n/a Noisette Y
Nevada large, single, emarginate petals, creamy white, turns pinkish in heat. Blooms along stem. Does not seem to like a hot situation. Moyesii Hybrid Dot 1927 Misc Y
New Dawn medium flowers, double, soft shell pink, some remontance Somerset/
Dreer
1930 Wichuriana Y
Odee’s Pink Noisette pale pink, darker centre found n/a Noisette Y
Old Blush (CL) medium flowers, can be crimson or pink depending on season and climate. Flowers profusely unknown unknown China Y
Ornement des Bosquets medium size, double slightly nodding flowers a fresh rose pink Jamain 1860 Misc Y
Papa Gontier CL. flowers medium to large, double, intense pink yellow shading towards centre, reverse of petals purlish red Hosp 1898 Tea Y
Park’s Yellow (Tea Scented) China large, double pale yellow very floriferous. This isn’t correct but is a wonderful once flowering climber Parks 1824 Tea Y
Paul Ledé (CL) large, double, full recurved petals, salmon pink inner petals with flesh outer petals, fragrant. This is so close to the noisettes I am tempted to call it that, fantastic pink blooms but requires lots of heatlimbing form Low 1913 Hybrid Tea Y
Paul Transon medium flowers, very double, petals sometimes quilled, bright salmon pink Barbier 1901 Wichuriana Y
Paul’s Himalayan Musk small, double,clusters, violet pink opening to white, profuse flowering. A giant Multiflora hybrid Earl/Paul 1899 Misc Y
Paul’s Lemon Pillar (CL) large, double lemon buds opening to creamy white, climbing G.Paul 1915 Hybrid Tea Y
Paul’s Perpetual large, single white. Continous flowering, a large, vigorous shrub. A HP probably with Moschata influence G.Paul 1883 Misc Y
Pax large, double, formal shape, pure white, golden stamens. Hybrid Musk Pemberton 1918 Misc Y
Pennant large, double, very small petals in centre, lilac pink 1x Clark 1941 Hybrid gigantea Y
Perle des Blanches A climbing bourbon, medium flowers, creamy white, globular. A pretty pillar climber, often classed as a noisette. Lacharme 1872 Bourbon Y
Perle des Jardins (CL) A vigorous climbing sport of the bush form with all the same characteristics Henderson 1889 Tea Y
Phyllis Bide small to medium flowers in clusters, a pink/apricot blend fades with spots, delicate foliage Bide 1923 Polyantha Y
Pompon de Paris small, double, pink flowers , flowering all along branch. Small climber unknown unknown China Y
Portugese Rambler small, double to semi-double flowers in clusters of a bright pink, small glossy leaves Found Misc Y
Princesse de Nassau semi-double white clusters, petals like crepe paper, very floriferous eventually climbs Laffay pre-1829 Noisette Y
Purezza semi-double white, small in clusters. Slightly remontant Mansuino unknown Banksiae/ Banksiae Y
Queen of Hearts large, globular, rich pink, very fragrant. Climbing Australian HT Clark 1920 Hybrid Tea Y
Rambling Rector Panicles of small white flowers with prominent stamens England 1910 Misc Y
Ramona Very large, single, carmine, silvery pink reverse A Laevigata hybrid. Dietrich & Turner 1913 Misc Y
Reine Maria Pia large double flowers, deep pink with crimson centre Schwartz 1880 Noisette Y
Reine Marie Henriette large, double, full cerise crimson blooms, fragrant. Climbing. Levet 1878 Hybrid Tea Y
Reine Olga de Wurtemberg medium to large, semi-double, bright crimson flowers. Climbing Nabonnand 1881 Noisette Y
Reve d’Or large double flowers buff yellow with pink blushes Ducher 1869 Noisette Y
Rosa banksiae banksiae (Alba Plena) small, very double, white flowers, on an enormous climber, good scent of violets Kerr/Banks 1807 Banksiae/
Banksiae
Y
Rosa banksiae lutea small, double clusters of creamy yellow flowers, the most common of the Banksiaes. Hybrids Parks pre – 1824 Banksiae/ Banksiae Y
Rosa banksiae lutescens single yellow flowers, the least vigorous of the Banksiaes, quite unusual Hanbury 1870 Banksiae/ Banksiae Y
Rosa banksiae normalis single white, the most fragrant and vigorous of the Banksiaes, our plant is huge and the fragrance in the spring dominates the garden Hybrids Drummond 1796 Banksiae/ Banksiae Y
Rosa clymosa very small single flowers in clusters. Wonderful scent. Chinese climber related to Banksiae Species Y
Rosa gigantea large, single, white. Seedlings (Indian form) Species Y
Rosa gigantea x banksaie Large white flowers with pronounced yellow stamens, scent of violets, This rose is featured in the Rix book. found 2008 Banksiae/ Banksiae Hybrids Y
Rosa Indica major Very attractive two-toned buds, white and deep crimson opening to loose, pale pink or blush. Once flowering, used as an understock for Teas in Southern zones n/a China Y
Rosa laevigata large, single white, fragrant. Species Y
Rosa longicuspus (China) Chinese form, seedling from seed brought back from China. Received from Cottage garden plants in U.K. n/a Species Y
Rosa longicuspus (India) Indian form, seed collected near Burmese border n/a Species Y
Rosa moschata small single white. Collected Shiraz Species Y
Rosa odorata spontanea crimson/pink Ogisu form, obtained from Brian Rix China Y
Rosa odorata spontanea (pink form)- pink China Y
Rosa odorata spontanea (white form)- The white form, obtained from Giru Viraraghavan via Helga Brichet China Y
Rosa odorata spontanea ‘Ogisu’ crimson/pink Ogisu form China Y
Rosa polyantha grandiflora medium, single creamy white flowers in clusters. A once flowering climberMultiflora x Blanc Pur Bernaix 1886 Misc Y
Rosa sinowilsonii small, single flowers, a rampant climber. Beautiful hips Species Y
Rosa tryphylla slightly ragged pompon type, very pale pink fading white. Unusual bamboo like foliage, flowers twice a year for us Species Y
Sénégal large, double, very dark velvety red, fragrant Mallerin 1944 Hybrid Tea Y
Sir Henry Collett (MM4) large, double flower, cream to white, repeat. Sister of Manipur Magic Viraraghaven 2008 Hybrid gigantea Y
Snowbird (CL) large, very double, high centered white tinged lemon, fragrant. Not very vigorous for us Weeks 1949 Hybrid Tea Y
Souv. d’Alphonse Lavallée large, full, double, dark crimson to maroon, wonderful scent. A climbing Hybrid Perpetual C. Verdier 1884 Misc Y
Souv. de la Malmaison The climbing form, large flowered blush pink to white Bennett 1893 Bourbon Y
Souv. de Mme Leonie Viennot Very large double to very double flowers light rose with cerise centre with yellow shading at base Bernaix fils 1898 Noisette Y
Splendid Garland small flowerd, double in clusters, white with a tinge of pink. A sempervirens Hybrid from Sangerhausen, Wells 1836 Misc Y
The Garland medium, double flowers, fawn/yellow, A Multiflora hybrid climber Wells 1835 Misc Y
Tonner’s Fancy large, double, classic shape, white, 1x Clark 1928 Hybrid gigantea Y
Traverser semi-double cream to pale yellow Clark 1928 Hybrid gigantea Y
Treasure Trove medium,semi-double in clusters, apricot cream buds opening to creamy white. A tea cross from ‘Kiftsgate’ Hybrid Filipes Treasure unknown Misc Y
Triomphe des Noisettes Very large open flowers of deep pink to magenta, very fragrant. Pernet pere 1887 Noisette Y
Vicomtesse Pierre de Fou (Beale’s) Very large double blooms a deep bright pink. Flowers generously. Fragrant Sauvageot 1921 Noisette Y
Wedding Day small, single, emarginated fawn to white flowers in large clusters. Sinowilsonii Hybrid Stern intro. 1950 Misc Y
White Flight semi-double to double off white flowers in clusters Rochford 1916 Misc Y
White Maman Cochet (CL) climbing form of the bush, flowers nodding Knight 1907 Tea Y
William Allen Richardson Large, very full yellow with egg yolk centre to apricot Ducher 1878 Noisette Y
Zéphirine Drouhin medium to large, semi-double, dark cerise pink, thornless Bizot 1868 Bourbon Y