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Classification of Roses


The Classification of Roses is shown here as proposed in 1971 by the World Federation of Rose Societies. To browse the catalogue or order roses, see the Rose Catalogue and Info Center

Click on the stars glossary to go directly to glossary entries for terms. Click on name links to see that category in the catalogue.

glossary MODERN GARDEN ROSES
NON-CLIMBING Recurrent
flowering
Shrub Large flowered
Cluster flowered
glossary Ground cover
Bush Large flowered
Cluster-flowered
glossary Polyantha
glossary Dwarf Cluster-flowered (Miniflora)
glossary Grandiflora
Non-recurrent
flowering
Shrub Large flowered
Cluster flowered
glossary Ground cover
CLIMBING
glossary
Recurrent
flowering
glossary Rambler
Climber Large-flowered
Cluster-flowered
glossary Climbing Miniature
Non-Recurrent
flowering
glossary Rambler
Climber Large-flowered
Cluster-flowered
glossary Climbing Miniature

glossary OLD GARDEN ROSES (Antique)
NON-CLIMBING glossary Alba
glossary Bourbon
glossary Boursault
glossary China
glossary Damask
glossary Gallica
glossary Hybrid Perpetual
glossary Moss
glossary Portland
glossary Provence (Centifolia)
glossary Sweet Briar
glossary Tea
glossary English Rose
CLIMBING
glossary
Ayrshire
glossary Climbing Bourbon
glossary Climbing Boursault
glossary Climbing Tea
glossary Noisette
glossary Sempervierens