What are Austin roses?

lynnetteJanuary 1, 2013

The English rosarian named David Austin started crossing the old roses with modern hybrid tea roses . He wanted to produce a rose that combined the beauty and scent of the old roses with the repeat and colour of the modern ones.

Austins are hardy and repeat blooming.

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