Roses

There’s always something blooming at Wingard’s!

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Once again, we are pleased to offer the midland’s largest selection of roses, featuring Weeks Roses. These are varieties that we normally have in stock. Please note that quantities of specific items may vary. You may call ahead to check availability or, if there are varieties you would like, call in and pay for them over the telephone and when they arrive, we’ll pull them aside for you.

For complete detail on each variety visit our plant database.

Climbing

Roses whose long canes can be trained along fences or walls, variable in flower size, form and mature habit.

Above All

above all

We’ve added some petals, increased the flower count per cluster and improved the flower production to create a year round exquisite show.

Class: Climber – Fragrance: Moderate fruity – Flower Size: Medium, around 3½-4 inch diameter, in large clusters – Petal Count: 25 to 30

Don Juan
don juan

 

Best of the fragrant dark red Climbing roses. Large buds and shapely blossoms. Glossy dark green leaves. Blooms on new and old wood.

Class: Large-flowered Climber – Fragrance: Strong rose – Flower Size: Large, full – Petal Count: 30 to 35

Joseph's Coat
Josephs-Coat

 

Very popular. Bounteous clusters with double flowers of ever-changing colorful hues. Glossy apple-green leaves. Blooms on new and old wood.

Class: Large-flowered Climber – Fragrance: Light tea – Flower Size: Medium – Petal Count: 23 to 28

New Dawn
New Dawn

 

Hardy and vigorous. Large fragrant pale pink flowers. Glossy dark green leaves. Blooms on new and old wood. Proven performer. Hardy.

Class: Climber – Fragrance: Sweet rose – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 35 to 40

Sky's The Limit
Sky’s the Limit

 

One of the most beautifully ‘clothed’ Climbers around, Sky’s the Limit invites you to look down at her lovely plant…and look up at her scads of colorful clusters.

Class: Large-flowered Climber – Fragrance: Slight fruity – Flower Size: Medium, in clusters – Petal Count: 20 to 28

White Dawn
White Dawn

 

Loads of bright white ruffled flowers come on this vigorous disease-resistant plant. Blooms on new and old wood. Free-flowering proven performer.

Class: Large-flowered Climber – Fragrance: Sweet rose – Flower Size: Medium – Petal Count: 30 to 35

Shrub/Bush

Free blooming plants with differing flower sizes and forms, broadly varying in mature size but of full bushy attractive habit,usually good disease resistance and hardiness.

All My Loving
All My Loving

 

The long cutting stems are great for bouquets and the plant’s excellent vigor guaranties a profuse flower production.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Moderate tea with slight spices – Flower Size: Large, around 4-5 inch diameter, single – Petal Count: 30 to 40

Children's Hope
Children's Hope

 

Each little medium red pompom-like flower is produced in big clusters on a perfectly even rounded plant.

Class: Polyantha – Fragrance: Medium red with light smoke on the edge – Flower Size: Small, around 1½-2 inch diameter, in large clusters – Petal Count: over 45

Cupid's Kisses
Cupid's Kisses

 

With a shorter and more compact habit than full size Climbers, Cupid’s Kisses is just the right height to bring enjoyment to more confined areas of the landscape.

Class: Patio Climber – Fragrance: Moderate fruity – Flower Size: Small, around 1½-2 inch diameter, in medium sized cluster – Petal Count: 20 to 25

Easy to Please
Easy to Please

 

With Easy To Please, not only are you getting a high performing rose in multiple climates, but you are also getting a multitude of classic spiraled flowers on a bush for which the disease resistance surpasses many landscape Shrubs.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Moderate clove with hints of cinnamon – Flower Size: Medium, around 2½-3 inch diameter, in medium sized clusters – Petal Count: 20 to 30

Edith's Darling

Edith's Darling

Although diminutive in size, with a short, compact & bushy habit, rest assured that Edith’s Darling is perfect to fill a border or confined spot in the landscape with a great flowering show of full-sized blooms with long lasting coloration.

Class: Shrub – Fragrance: Strong fresh cut apple and fruity – Flower Size: Medium, around 2½-3 inch diameter – Petal Count: 50 to 65

Rainbow Happy Trails

rainbow happy trails

“Somewhere over the rainbow”, you’ll fall in love with this treasure of a rose! The valuable gold comes in the form of beautiful flowers of vibrant yellow-gold blushed with pink on the edges of the petals.

Class: Groundcover – Fragrance: Mild tea & fruity – Flower Size: Medium-small, around 2-2½ inch diameter, in medium-sized clusters – Petal Count: 20 to 30

Tropical Lightning
Tropical Lighting

 

There is really no other rose in the world that comes close to this extraordinary color blend. The tropical warmth comes in the form of rich sunset-like orange while the dazzling lightning is generated by bright cream stripes.

Class: Climber – Fragrance: Moderate fruity to apple-like – Flower Size: Medium, around 3-4 inch diameter, in small clusters – Petal Count: 20 to 30

Floribunda

Medium sized flowers often more compact in habit, medium length stems.

Belinda's Dream
Belinda's Dream

No, you’re not hallucinating…a rose that truly resists black spot is no longer just a pipe dream. This pretty-in-pink hybrid battles the dreaded fungus with amazing ease.

Class: Shrub/Floribunda – Fragrance: Moderate fruity – Flower Size: Medium-large – Petal Count: Over 45

Doris Day
Doris Day

What makes this rose special is it originated from the same cross that produced the varieties Sparkle & Shine™ and Jump for Joy™. So the three roses are sisters!

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Strong fruity and sweet spice – Flower Size: Medium to large, up to 4 ½ -inch diameter – Petal Count: 45 to 55

Julia Child
Julia Child

Just before our wonderful American icon left us, she selected this exceptional rose to bear her name. Julia loved the even butter gold color & the licorice candy fragrance.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Strong sweet licorice & spice – Flower Size: Medium, up to 3½” diameter – Petal Count: Over 35

Jump For Joy
Jump for Joy

Lusciously lovely, delectable peachy-pink color sets apart this sister seedling of Sparkle & Shine. They may have their differences. But, like most sisters, they share some likenesses, too.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Mild apple – Flower Size: Medium, up to 4-inch diameter – Petal Count: Around 25

Ketchup and Mustard
Ketchup & Mustard

Certain to become a condimental favorite…slap a layer of the brightest red onto a backside of darkest yellow & set it atop the greeniest glossiest leaves.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Mild – Flower Size: Medium, up to 3½” diameter – Petal Count: Around 25

Mardi Gras
Mardi Gras

The last day of Carnival is the annual chance for one last big blowout. Mardi Gras can easily join in that lively celebration with its riotous display of yellows, oranges & pinks.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Mild peppery – Flower Size: Medium-large, 3-3½” diameter – Petal Count: Around 25

Oh My
Oh My

There’s just no other color that says ‘rose’ than velvety red. This is the red that Americans love…deep enough, velvety enough, bright enough, long-lasting enough…it’s just right.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Mild apple – Flower Size: Medium, around 3 to 4″ in diameter – Petal Count: 25 to 30

Scentimental
Scentimental

You might think stripes are a new-fangled thing. But it’s the old rose heritage that brings the genetic striping to this spicy scented new-comer. Each petal is as unique as a snowflake.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Strong sweet spice – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 25 to 30

Shockwave
Shockwave

There’s no rose that’s any yellowier …and no foliage that’s any greenier. The combo makes your eyes blink & your head spin in disbelief.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Mild – Flower Size: Medium, up to 3½” diameter – Petal Count: Around 25

Sparkle and Shine
Sparkle and Shine

Think of the winning rose Sun Flare…on steroids. Now you’re getting the idea. Like its distant ancestor, this is a bloomin’ fool of a rose with great clusters of flowers on a rounded bushy plant.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Moderate fruity – Flower Size: Medium, 3 to 4″ diameter – Petal Count: 33 to 38

Miniature

Small flowered roses with proportionately smaller foliage, often very compact in habit, stems are also shorter but still suitable for cutting.

You're The One
You’re the One

Here’s a blue-ribbon grabber that goes great guns in the garden, too. Perfectly miniature-ized Hybrid Tea shaped buds of cream open very formally with several blushing shades of pink.

Class: Miniature – Fragrance: Mild apple – Flower Size: Medium for the class, 1½ to 2” in diameter – Petal Count: 20 to 25

David Austin Roses

 

Darcey Bussell
Darcey Bussell

Its beautiful flowers are produced freely and with excellent continuity. When young, their outer petals form a perfect ring around an inner cup; gradually opening out to form a perfect rosette.

Class: English –  Fragrance: Medium – Flower Size: Medium Shrub

Graham Thomas
Graham Thomas

The cup shaped flowers are of medium size. Their color is an unusually rich, pure yellow that would be hard to match even among modern roses, and is entirely missing from old roses.

Class: English – Fragrance: Tea Strong – Flower Size: Medium Shrub – Short Climber

Lady of Shalott
Lady of Shalott

This rose promises to be one of the most robust and hardy roses in our collection. It is also highly resistant to disease and it will bloom with unusual continuity throughout the season.

Class: English – Fragrance: Light – Flower Size: Double

Lichfield Angel
Lichfield Angel

The flowers of this rose commence as charming peachy pink cups, gradually opening to form neatly cupped rosettes. Each bloom has a perfect ring of creamy-apricot waxy petals enclosing numerous smaller petals.

Class: English – Fragrance: Light – Flower Size: Medium Shrub

Olivia Rose Austin
Olivia Rose Austin

Its flowers are of beautiful Old Rose formation, commencing as prettily cupped buds and gradually opening to become shallowly cupped rosettes of three and a half inches across; being attractive at all stages.

Class: English – Fragrance: Strong – Flower Size: Medium Shrub

Queen of Sweden
Queen of Sweden

Here we have a rose of exceptional freshness and beauty. The flowers start as charming little buds, gradually opening out to form wide but shallow cups.

Class: English – Fragrance: Medium – Flower Size: Double

Grandiflora

Large flowers borne in clusters usually taller in habit, individual stems within each cluster are suitable or cutting.

Anna's Promise (Downton Abbey Collection)

Anna's Promise

The unique color combination of golden petals with a pink blush and glowing bronze reverse is a fitting representation of Anna’s character.

Class: Grandiflora – Fragrance: Moderate fruity with slight spices – Flower Size: Medium, up to 4-inch diameter – Petal Count: Around 35

Miss Congeniality

Miss Congeniality

The camera loves her picture perfect buds and flowers of everlasting pure white with vibrant pink edges. This flower’s pleasant personality will be the center of attention in any garden or will create a warm and friendly atmosphere by displaying her talent in a vase

Class: Grandiflora – Fragrance: Moderate sweet pear with hints of spices – Flower Size: Medium-large, around 3½-4 inch diameter, in small clusters – Petal Count: 25 to 35

China Doll

 

 

Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King

Elegant long buds of cream begin to ‘frost’ with blushes of corally orange as they spiral open. But this one doesn’t melt in your hands, it holds on to the plant for a great display of color.

Class: Grandiflora – Fragrance: Moderate tea & spice – Flower Size: Medium-large, around 4″diameter – Petal Count: Around 25 to 30

Dick Clark

Dick Clark

No two flowers are exactly alike on this changeable chameleon of a rose. Black-red buds spiral open to show off swirls of cream edged & washed with vibrant cherry pink.

Class: Grandiflora – Fragrance: Moderate cinnamon spice – Flower Size: Large, 4 to 5 inch diameter – Petal Count: Around 30

Gold Medal

Gold Medal

Here’s a yellow that stands in defiance against the climatic throes of Mother Nature. The very vigorous plant gives a nearly constant supply of shapely dark gold buds.

Class: Grandiflora – Fragrance: Rich fruity – Flower Size: Medium-large – Petal Count: 30 to 35

Hot Cocoa

hot cocoa

There’s just no other rose color quite like this. Pointed buds of deep rust unfurl to reveal a chocolate haze of velvety smoked tones that can even take on a purple cast.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Moderate fruity – Flower Size: Large, about 4″ diameter – Petal Count: 25 t0 30

Twilight Zone

Twilight Zone

Take the amethyst purple color and powerful perfume of Ebb Tide and make it a bigger flower with a stronger plant. That was our goal and here’s the proof.

Fragrance: Strong spicy clove and lemony citrus – Flower Size: Medium-large to large (about 4 to 5″ diameter) – Petal Count: Over 40

Violet's Pride

Violets Pride

As Lady Violet was particularly proud of her garden for producing Best in Show blossoms, the prolific blooming rose Violet’s Pride generates some of the most elegant buds and flowers that are worthy of first prize.

Class: Floribunda – Fragrance: Strong grapefruit and fruity with hints of spices – Flower Size: Medium-large, around 3½-4 inch diameter, in small clusters – Petal Count: 35 to 45

Hybrid Tea

Large flowers generally borne one per stem, medium to tall in habit, long cutting stems.

Barbara Striesand

Barbra Streisand

An avid rose lover, Barbra was very choosy when it came to picking a rose that would bear her name. It had to have large flowers with an attractive color. But most of all, it must be fragrant!

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Strong rose & citrus blossom – Flower Size: Large, fully double – Petal Count: 25 to 30

Chicago Peace

Chicago Peace

First discovered in the Windy City, this brighter and deeper-toned mutation of the famous Peace rose has a fine reputation that follows in the footsteps of its parent.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Slightly fruity – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 40 to 45

Chrysler Imperial

Chrysler Imperial

A landmark rose that still hypnotizes people with a powerful rich rose fragrance and velvety red petals.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Strong damask rose – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 45 to 50

Double Delight

Double Delight

The most popular new variety of the last 30 years. Double Delight fulfills the two highest demands of a rose—an eye-catching color combo and fantastic nose-pleasing fragrance.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Strong spicy rose – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 30 to 35

Elina

elina

Francis Meilland

Francis Meilland

A true hybridizing breakthrough …a Hybrid Tea with the black spot cleanliness of Knock Out® but the classic shape and alluring fragrance everyone recognizes as a real rose.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Intense fruit & citrus – Flower Size: Large, up to 5″ diameter – Petal Count: Over 40

Good As Gold

Good as Gold

Some might say “orange”, some “gold”, some “amber” or maybe it is even double-dipped “yellow”. However your eyeballs perceive it, we can guarantee it is bold & beautiful, especially with the kiss of red on the finish.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Grapefruit & citrus – Flower Size: Medium to large, up to 5″ diameter – Petal Count: Around 30

Ingrid Bergman

ingrid

John F. Kennedy

John F. Kennedy

Cherished mostly as a tribute to the popular President, the slow-opening fragrant flowers of rich white start off with an unusual greenish cast in the bud stage.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Moderate licorice – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 40 to 45

Just Joey

Just Joey

The big brandy-colored buds, the large ruffled apricot flowers steeped with fruity fragrance, and the huge glossy green leaves have intoxicated many a rose lover.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Strong fruity – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 25 to 30

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe

It’s not just gentlemen that prefer blondes, everyone will love this shapely Hybrid Tea. The extraordinarily feminine creamy apricot color holds through from the long pointed buds to the big buxom open blooms.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Mild blend of fresh peaches and citrus blossom – Flower Size: Very large, up to 5″ diameter – Petal Count: 30 to 35

Memorial Day

Memorial Day

All it takes is one of the huge old-fashioned flowers to fill an entire room with sweet rose perfume – the classic smell that everyone expects from a rose.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Strong damask rose – Flower Size: Very large, up to 5″ diameter – Petal Count: Over 50

Midas Touch

Midas Touch

WOWable yellow color—just one dazzling flower can draw a crowd and tempt the most finicky non-rosarian. Even though the petalage isn’t heavy, the large flowers are resilient to all types of weather.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Moderate fruity –Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 20 to 25

Mister Lincoln

Mister Lincoln

A historic American milestone in red roses that’s still hard to beat. The large pointed buds and rich red well-formed blooms have a velvety quality that you must feel to believe.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Strong damask rose – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 30 to 35

Neil Diamond

Neil Diamond

Coincidence or destiny? It is a true ‘diamond’ bloomer producing numerous sizeable flowers and attractive buds on long cutting stems.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Intense sweet & classic rose – Flower Size: Medium large, about 4 to 5 inch diameter – Petal Count: 40 to 50

Olympiad

Olympiad

A finely toned athlete, this reddest-of-red roses will continue to win medals for many years to come. The bright true-red color shows through from the pointed-bud stage to the final moments.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Light fruity – Flower Size: Medium-large – Petal Count: 30 to 35

Peace

Peace

When the whole world was looking hopefully to the future, along came the rose to set standards for all other roses for the remainder of this century. Even non-rosarians know Peace by its huge opulent blossoms.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Mild fruity –Flower Size: Very large – Petal Count: 40 to 45

Perfect Moment

Perfect Moment

Big buds of svelte shape promise perfection as they slowly unfurl their flashy colors. Large yellow flowers broadly edged with bright red are held on strong stems.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Slight fruity –Flower Size: Medium-large – Petal Count: 25 to 30

Pope John Paul

Pope John Paul II

The Pope John Paul II rose produces large & luminous pure white blossoms with a delightful, fresh citrus fragrance.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Strong citrus & rose – Flower Size: Large, up to 6″ diameter – Petal Count: Over 45

Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth

This first and finest Grandiflora adorns gardens all over the world with a profusion of pleasing pink buds and large blooms on long-stemmed clusters.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Moderate tea – Flower Size: Medium-large – Petal Count: About 25

Rio Samba

Rio Samba

Brightly colored medium-sized flowers often come in small clusters, making a vibrant display in the garden. Plant improves with establishment.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Light – Flower Size: Medium – Petal Count: About 25

Smokin' Hot

Smokin' Hot

This rose is the proof of the old adage ‘there’s no smoke without fire’. You can clearly see the smoky purple overlay on the fiery orange petals of Smokin’ Hot. Quite unique!

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Moderate tea and spices – Flower Size: Medium-large, around 3½-4 inch diameter – Petal Count: 25 to 30

Sugar Moon

Sugar Moon

White roses exude elegance…but not much in the way of fragrance…until now! In this case, ‘exude’ is too delicate a word ‘cause this honey will bulldoze you down with its powerful cold-cream perfume.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Intensely sweet citrus blossom & rose – almost like Grandma’s cold cream – Flower Size: Large, up to 5″ diameter – Petal Count: 35-ish

Summer Love

Summer Love

Like a beacon in a sea of green, there’s nothing that lights up the garden better than a touch of soft luminous yellow. Summer Love will win your heart with its big voluptuous full flowers of gentle lasting yellow.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Mild sweet – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 30 to 35

Tiffany

Tiffany

The fine family of American artisans couldn’t have chosen a more exquisite rose to carry their name. Its pure pink colors glow with the yellow ‘light’ in the heart of the large well-formed ­flowers.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance:  Light – Flower Size: Large – Petal Count: 25 to 30

Tropicana

Tropicana

Tropicana carries a terrific reputation that still flourishes worldwide. Large shapely blossoms illuminate the garden with warm colors and fruity fragrance.

Class: Hybrid Tea – Fragrance: Sweet fruity – Flower Size: Large, fully double – Petal Count: 30 to 35