1. Papageno

This beautiful two-toned rose is a Hybrid Tea, which was bred in 1989 by Samuel Darragh McGredy IV. The unique coloration makes it instantly stand out from other varieties and a large bloom only give emphasis to its odd look. This good-looking rose can grow up to 3 or 4 feet tall and has a mild scent. It also requires spring pruning and freezes protection. This rose is such a seductress, sultry and mysterious and makes a gorgeous cut rose. 

Papageno
Papageno

2. Claude Monet

Claude Monet is a Hybrid Tea with average double blooms in yellow and light pink stripes and streaks have mild to the strong fruity scent. If you don’t want red or pink roses its odd coloration will right away draw attention. These rose varieties will absolutely add drama to your garden as well as add a splash of color to a green lawn.

Claude Monet
Claude Monet

3. Rainbow Rose

The rainbow rose petals artificially colored by water is drawn up the stem and splitting the stem and dipping every part in different colored water, the colors are drawn into the petals resulting in a multicolored rose. With these changes to the rose, it causes them to not live as long as an uncolored rose.

Researchers are doing to find the best cultivar for this unique coloring process, with the result that the Venezuela Rose is the only cultivar that absorbs all the different colorants perfectly, which is a Hybrid Tea, the cream rose that grows in the Netherlands, Colombia, and Ecuador. When the rose is in full bloom it has a flower diameter of 6 cm and a stem length of 40 to 100 cm. The rose is not scented.

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Rainbow Roses
Rainbow Roses

4. Nostalgie

Nostalgie is an astonishing two-toned rose with red outer petals and creamy middle. The rose is a Hybrid Tea bred in 1995 by Hans Jürgen Evers. Select for zones 6b to 9b and enjoy a shrub type plant with beautiful two-toned blooms. Nostalgie blooms in early summer, late summer and from early to mid-fall. It also has a well-built scent and double bloom that can include up to 40 petals. Double Delight is a visually related rose variety that was bred before 1976.

Nostalgie
Nostalgie

5. Rive Gauche or Green Eye

Rive Gauche or Green Eye are akin varieties from Green Valley Floral that were genetically bred to have the green foliage growing in the middle of the bloom. The petals are reflexed while green foliage is pointed. Rive Gauche features light pink blooms surrounding the green leaves while the Green Eye has yellow-ish white flowers.

Rive Gauche or Green Eye
Rive Gauche or Green Eye

6. Hocus Pocus

This is another strange rose. It is a floribunda, florists rose that was unearthed by W. Kordes & Sons in 2000 and is akin to Black Beauty thanks to its velvety dark red blooms but sometimes features yellow stripes. This lovely rose is not stable meaning its blooms can come without stripes.

Abracadabra rose unearthed in 2002 is a sport of Hocus Pocus and features similar yellow streak coloration on dark red petals. Memphis Music is a red blend mini-flora that grows in parallel zones is slightly akin to both Hocus Pocus and Abracadabra thanks to its dark red petals and yellow streaks.

Hocus Pocus
Hocus Pocus

7. Rainbow Sorbet

This Floribunda was bred before 2004 and descents from Playboy variety. The lovely rose has yellow petals with pink edges and grows up to 5 feet tall. It is defiant to disease and is winter hardy. The rose blooms from late spring to early fall. Surprisingly this rose has none to slight fragrance.

Rainbow Sorbet
Rainbow Sorbet

8. Félicité Parmentier

This one is an Old Garden Alba rose that was bred before 1836 by Louis-Joseph-Ghislain Parmentier. The rose has a light pink bloom that intensifies toward the middle and a strong scent. Felicite Parmentier is very shade-tolerant and grows up to 4 or 5 feet tall. Its blooms are simply amazing with multiple up to 120 beautifully layered petals and strong fragrance.

Félicité Parmentier
Félicité Parmentier

9. Osiria

Osiria is a red blend Hybrid Tea rose with an odd coloration of petals which are velvety red at the front and white at the back. The variety was bred in 1978 and features large blooms. Osiria is a repeated bloomer and has a muscular scent. Its petals can also turn dark red which amazingly contrasts with the silverback.  Also Read – The Allium – Most Graceful Ornamental Flower
Osiria
Osiria
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Originally posted 2014-10-12 16:03:58.

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