Dazzling floribunda that has vibrant orange blooms that are well formed and freely borne on a neat bushy plant of medium habit. They appear almost luminous, standing out whatever the weather and lasting well without fading. Foliage is dense, glossy and dark green with excellent resistance to disease.
Colour: Orange Habit: Upright5 Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 40cm x 40cm
Hybrid Tea Std. A modern rose with a soft old fashioned charm. The large, double blooms have a mass of attractively whirled petals shaded in soft salmon pink. Delicious fragrance and a well behaved disease resistant growth habit. Plenty of blooms to keep you happy. TM. PVR. 1990.
Colour: Pink Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Floribunda Std. Bred in NZ and when first released demand outstripped supply. A uniquely coloured perpetual flowering rose with trusses of warm brown blooms overlaid with deep orange. Nice light fragrance with good upright growth. Gold medal winner. 1983. PVR.
Colour: Red / Red Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Hybrid Tea Std. A superb new generation rose bred for high health and low maintenance. Along with that you get drop dead gorgeous, vivid crimson blooms that sit well above the foliage. Sturdy compact bush and of course it repeats well. Winner of an International award for excellence. 1999 PVR.
Colour: Red Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std.
Polyantha Std. Glossy green foliage and clusters of dainty white blooms that are somewhat frilled and ruffled. A vigorous trouble free rose that is a really pretty sight in full bloom. This rose is a natural mutation of the ever popular 'The Fairy'. Lightly scented. PVR 2001.
Colour: White Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Hybrid Tea Std. It's no secret that once you see this deliciously deep crimson rose in flower it will be a have to have. The fragrant blooms are large and velvety with up to 40 petals. Set against glossy green foliage they appear continuously through out the season. PVR. 1977. RHS AGM.
This rose has high susceptibility to downey mildew and we no longer stock it.
Colour: Red / Black Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Hybrid Tea. From NZ Breeder Rob Somerfield comes an exceptionally beautiful rose. The large blooms are tightly packed with petals and are toned soft cream with blush pink edges. Glossy deep green foliage that shows good disease resistance. Repeats well from summer to autumn. PVR. 2010.
This rose has already won a Certificate of Merit and the breeder says "this rose has exceptional vase life" for those who can't resist picking your blooms. Pacific Rose Bowl Festival 2019 New Zealand Rose of the Year Trial winners Awarded Best Hybrid Tea Rose
Colour: Cream / Pink Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Hybrid Tea Std. Bred by Matthews Roses to celebrate 60 years of rose growing in NZ, this exquisite rose is shaded softest yellow in the centre gradually fading out to warm cream. Very decorative in the vase or garden. Strong compact growth habit and lovely fragrance. Award Winner. 2007 PVR.
Colour: Yellow / Cream Habit: Compact Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Hybrid Tea Std. Blooms of creamy white with pinkish-red blush splash on the edges of the petals. Continuously in flower and very fragrant. Always pleases and lives up to its name. Exceptional cut-flower variety. Multi-Award winner. 1977. PVR.
Colour: Cream / Pink Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std
Floribunda Std. One of the very best red roses - ever - and bred right here in NZ. An easy to grow and well behaved rose that is nearly always in flower with semi-double, dark red blooms. Generally healthy, never fails to please and looks great Multi award winner. 1976.
Colour: Red Habit: Arching Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std