rose Cardinal de Richelieu (gallica) Dense clusters of sumptuous, fragrant, fully double, deep burgundy-purple flowers in June and July and dark green leaves. This gorgeous, gallica rose is an excellent specimen plant for a mixed or shrub border in sun or partial shade. On virtually thorn-less stems, the rounded blooms make exquisite cut-flowers. Eventual Height: 1m Eventual Spread: 1.2m
Rose 'Black Baccara' (Hybrid Tea Rose) Rosa, Rosa 'Meidebenne' Hardy Shrub These dramatic, maroon black roses were originally reserved for the cut flower industry, but now you can grow them in your own garden. The delicately scented flowers are at their darkest as the buds unfurl, before opening into well shaped blooms with rich, velvet red petals.