Top 10 best varieties of floribunda roses
Floribunda is a group of varieties of roses that were obtained by crossing polyanthus, musk and hybrid tea. They are easily recognized by lush bushes and multiple, rather large, flowers on them. They can be grown even for beginners, as floribundas are not capricious and unpretentious. Most gardeners choose this type. It meets the needs of even the most demanding gardeners.
Top best varieties of floribunda roses
Brothers Grimm Rose
Belongs to the category of re-flowering, erect, tall plants, reaching a height of up to 1 meter and a width of 0.5 meters. The bush is bright, spreading, with very large orange-red flowers, the diameter of which reaches 11cm. On the stem, as a rule, there are 4-5 flowers, which exude a delicate aroma, but very weak. It can tolerate frosts down to -25 degrees, but on condition that areas not protected by snow are covered. Not afraid of powdery mildew and black spot. Rain is indifferent. Mostly planted in combination with other flowers. Look amazing with deciduous trees.
The bushes of this floribunda are branched and compact. They reach a height of 60 cm, and a width of 40 cm. The bush is very branched, becoming thick and dense over the years. It is covered with luxurious foliage, which has a light green tint. The shape of the flowers is cup-shaped. Their base is cream, and the frame is pink, the intensity of which is influenced by weather conditions. In each brush, from 3 to 8 flowers are observed. The aroma of roses of this variety is pleasant, spicy, of medium intensity.
The plant has 2 flowering waves with a smoothed break. Experienced gardeners and amateurs in their reviews highly appreciate this variety of floribunda. They like that the plant blooms continuously. The bush is always lush and even blooms beautifully. The Pastella variety exhibits high disease resistance and remains decoratively attractive even with prolonged rains.
Anniversary of the Prince of Monaco
Anniversary of the Prince of Monaco Rose
The variety has been conquering the world since 2000. At international rose competitions, the Anniversary of the Prince of Monaco has received a large number of awards. All this is due to the incredible resistance of floribunda to frost and disease. During rainy weather, the plant will not lose its ability to maintain a beautiful appearance. Abundant flowering and a spectacular image pleases professionals in the breeding field. And unpretentiousness in care suits millions of gardeners.
A tall bush has a size of up to one meter. Bright green foliage adds contrast to the full-fledged image of the plant. Lush flowers in diameter reach from 10 to 12 centimeters. On one shoot bloom inflorescences of 4 — 6 roses. Standard procedures will allow you to grow an amazing creation of nature. It is enough just to water, cut, feed and cover the bush in time if necessary. The disadvantages of the Jubilee of the Prince of Monaco include a weak aroma — it can be caught only by approaching the buds almost very close.
Arthur Bell rose
Semi-double, medium sprawling, vigorous plant. Belongs to the category of high and reaches a length of up to 1 meter. The flowers are large with a wonderful fruity aroma and a pale yellow color. Blooms twice a year. Prefers to grow in good light. Likes well-drained soil. It has an average winter hardiness and can tolerate temperatures down to -20 degrees. But for the winter it is worth covering it, especially those places that are not under the snow. Not afraid of heavy rains. Neither black spot nor powdery mildew can practically damage it. It goes well with other plants.
Gold Bunny Rose
Blooms throughout the year. The presence of flowers on the stem can be from 2 to 9, they are all bright yellow, large, double, reach a diameter of 10 centimeters. The smell emits a gentle, almost imperceptible. The bush grows up to 90 cm long and up to 60 cm wide. It looks quite sprawling. Winter hardiness is average, develops normally at a temperature of -20 degrees, but requires winter coverage. Not afraid of rain. Not susceptible to black spot and powdery mildew. It is an ornament in group plantings.
love song rose
The most «romantic» rose of all presented was bred in Denmark. Even judging by the name, you can understand that the plant was created to bring joy to loved ones. Translated into Russian, the variety is called a love song. Even inexperienced gardeners can grow it. Floribunda does not require complex care. It is impossible to take your eyes off the flowers in bloom. The unique delicate color with a pinkish-purple hue was loved by all buyers.
The aroma of the buds is reminiscent of citrus fruits. It is intense and long lasting. The shrub is quite tall — up to one meter. The scorching sun will not be able to spoil the appearance of the plant. Rose petals keep their excellent color steadily. Thanks to a 12 cm diameter, the flowers are collected in lush bouquets that remain fresh and fragrant for a long time. Until the onset of frost, roses will bloom pretty and give pleasure to the owners, neighbors and guests. Gardeners positively comment on the variety in the reviews, noting unpretentiousness. The benefits outweigh the minor downsides, which is why Love song is ideal for growing.
Belongs to the category of re-flowering, medium-sized, compact and graceful bushes. The plant is erect, reaching a height of 1 meter, a width of up to 0.6 meters, with orange-red inflorescences that are 8 cm in diameter. Petals from the inside are yellowish, to the touch — terry. On the stem grows from 2 to 9 flowers. They don’t smell much.
In winter, taking into account the sheltering carried out, it can withstand temperatures up to -27 degrees. It cannot be affected by black spot and powdery mildew. Precipitation is not afraid. It is usually planted in a group with other plants and among deciduous trees.
blue bajou rose
The medium-sized rose has been loved by many gardeners for its best performance and appearance since 1993. Its color is one of the most original — grayish-lilac with a barely noticeable bluish tint. The flower itself is saucer-shaped. A winter-hardy variety deserves the best reviews from gardeners. The peculiarity of the smell is noted by all buyers. It is intense and attractive. The shrub grows small — approximately 70 centimeters.
The diameter of each flower is 8 centimeters, there are about 20 petals. Blue Bajou is a repeat flowering plant. Roses bloom in early summer, and resume flowering in waves. Gardeners admire the result of cultivation. Therefore, forgive the shortcomings associated with the care of floribunda. She needs a lot of time and attention. In addition, her resistance to diseases is low. However, having responsibly approached a difficult task, gardeners delight others with the result — the rose attracts the eyes of neighbors and guests.
Leonardo da Vinci
Leonardo da Vinci Rose
Leonardo da Vinci, created by Alain Mayland in 1994. It is a powerful bush, reaching 1 m in height. Shoots stand straight. They are covered with glossy, dark green foliage. This variety is characterized by abundant flowering from early spring to frost. The rose retains its decorative properties even during rainy weather. But it fades slightly in direct sunlight. This floribunda has double, bright pink flowers. In the center they are quartered. The diameter of the roses reaches 7-10 cm. They are single or combined into brushes of 3-4 pieces.
Fully blooming, each individual flower lasts almost 4 weeks. The variety is characterized by a light, fruity aroma. In the reviews, experienced gardeners and amateurs call this floribunda variety one of their favorites. They like the continuous flowering of the rose from the beginning of summer until the first frost. This plant is included in the rating of the best, insofar as it does not require special care, but at the same time it blooms chic and survives all adverse conditions.
Papajina belongs to the category of re-flowering, tall and vigorous bushes. Small orange flowers look unique on it, on which white stripes are visible. The diameter of the inflorescences reaches 10cm. The height of the bush reaches 1 meter and 0.5 m wide. It grows vertically. A single flower is formed on the stem, which exudes a rather faint smell. It does not tolerate severe frosts very well and can freeze without adequate shelter. Prefers that raindrops do not fall on the surface, so it is better to plant under canopies. Diseases such as black spot and powdery mildew can affect. It is a decoration for group plantings.