Homewood-Grown Roses

Find the best roses at Homewood Nursery!  Next year we are growing more roses than ever.  If you missed out on your favorite last season, be sure to reserve your selections below for 2021.

UPDATE 5/13/20 - All Homewood-grown roses are now SOLD OUT for 2020  

We will continue to carry Knock Out and Drift roses throughout summer and fall.

Please note:  we can deliver plants near the Raleigh, NC area but we DO NOT ship roses. 

Here at Homewood we grow mostly #1 Grade roses in 3 gallon pots for $29.99.      The next crop of roses will be available for pre-order  in December 2020.
Most of the pictures below were taken of Homewood-Grown roses. Other pictures are courtesy of Weeks or Star roses.

Hybrid Teas, Grandifloras, & Floribundas

All Dressed Up

All Dressed Up
Pretty in pink with an
English-rose shape.
Quite disease resistant.

All My Loving

All My Loving
Bold magenta color. Rounded petals give  blooms a great finishing shape.

Anna's Promise
A nice peach with a  deep pink reverse and a raspberry blush     at the finish.

Arctic Blue

Arctic Blue
Ruffled pink petals with a blue cast and a white reverse.
Playful English rose style blooms.

About Face

Beverly Eleganza
Golden apricot with a pink reverse. Vigorous and
easy-to-grow.

Big Momma

Big Momma
Chunky,  rounded petals make this rose pretty from start to finish.

Burst of Joy

Burst of Joy
This offspring of Ketchup & Mustard has the same bi-color flare.

Celestial Night

Celestial Night
An English style rose of rich magenta from Grande Dame and a purple overlay from Ebb Tide. 

Chicago Peace

Chicago Peace
A sunset tone version of the famous Peace rose.

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo
Rusty red blooms develop  smoky lavender tones
as they age.

Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King
A vigorous grower with pretty, rounded petals and rich
coral-pink edging.

DeeLish

Dee-Lish
English rose-style blooms with a playful, peony look from start to finish.

Doris Day

Doris Day
Similar to Julia Child with a brighter, more sunny yellow hue.

Earth Angel Parfuma

Dream Come True
Large, full blooms. The color is even richer in spring  but still lovely in summer.

Earth Angel Parfuma

Elle 
She's a beauty in soft, shell pink and peach tones with a glowing yellow center.

Earth Angel Parfuma

Earth Angel Parfuma
Fairly new to our line-up.
Peony-like, English-style blooms in nearly-white, pink.

Easy Does It

Easy Does It
Fun, frilled petals of rich coral with pink edges.
Extremely blackspot resistant.

Easy Spirit

Easy Spirit
So far this rose has performed very well and is just as great as Easy Does It.

Easy to Please

Easy to Please
Simple, yet charming magenta blooms with a white reverse. Should be  very disease resistant.

Ebb Tide

Ebb Tide
One of our new favorites.
Very heavy-blooming, rich color and fragrance.

Dream Come True

Enchanted Peace
All the charm of a Peace rose with the saturation turned
up a few notches.

Elina

Eternal Flame
Large, blooms of soft yellow with glowing, golden centers.

Falling in Love

Falling In Love
Huge petals of soft pink with a hint of lemon yellow at the center.

Firefighter

Firefighter
A velvety red that has subtle overtones of both orange and purple. Very upright & vigorous.

Elle

Fragrant Plum
Rosy plum purple blooms whose color does not fade with the heat of summer.

Falling in Love

Frida Kahlo
Even prettier and more dynamic than its catalog  picture. Neat striped petals with playful ruffles.

Firefighter

Full Sail
Classic, high centered buds. Heavy tea rose fragrance.
Pure white petals.

Elle

Fun in the Sun
English-style blooms of soft yellow to cream with a touch of pink.

Fragrant Cloud

George Burns
Fun stripes in funky colors.
When it comes to colors, this is  as interesting as it gets.

Elle

Good As Gold
Peach buds with raspberry markings open to marigold color blooms that blush to pink.

Firefighter

Grande Dame
English rose-style blooms in a deep magenta hue.

Falling in Love

Happy Go Lucky
Charming English rose style blooms in a bright, cheery yellow.

Falling in Love

Hot Cocoa
A customer favorite with very unique coloring of lavender over brick tones.

Fragrant Cloud

Julia Child
One of the most popular introductions of the recent past.
A particularly heavy bloomer.

Elle

Just Joey
So ruffled and so charming.
How could anyone call this "just" anything? 

Firefighter

Ketchup & Mustard
Boldly bi-color. The rich red and yellow tones stay bright and true from bud to finish.

Fragrant Cloud

Life of the Party
Ruffled, light yellow blooms that develop a blush of raspberry pink as they age.

Fragrant Cloud

Livin' Easy
A rockin' shade of hot coral and tangerine. Really eye-catching, even from a distance.

Firefighter

Love at First Sight
Ruffled, light yellow blooms that develop a blush of raspberry pink as they age.

Firefighter

Marmalade Skies
Produces masses of bright salmon blooms from start to finish, spring through summer.

Firefighter

Memorial Day
Pointed buds open to silver-pink blooms with scalloped petals.

Falling in Love

Miss Congeniality
White blooms with crisp, dark pink edging.

Fragrant Cloud

Moonstone
White blooms with an opalescent pink glow.

Firefighter

Mother of Pearl
Clusters of pinky-peach blooms. Very disease resistant and
easy-to-grow.

Firefighter

Neil Diamond
Well-formed blooms, bold stripes, and great fragrance.
This is one impressive rose.

Firefighter

Neptune
Many "blue" roses don't perform well in the heat of the South. This beauty is a wonderful exception.  

Fragrant Cloud

New Zealand
Classic, pointed blooms.   Pictured at the Raleigh Little Theatre rose garden.

Elle

Oh My!
The blooms may be simple but they are true, unfading red with amazing longevity.

Firefighter

Opening Night
Holds its rich red color from start to finish.  A great choice for cutting.

Firefighter

Orchid Romance
Bubblegum pink with lavender tones at the edges and a hint of coral at the center.

Firefighter

Parade Day
Magenta with lighter candy pink stripes. Large, rounded petals are pretty until they fall. 

Fragrant Cloud

Perfect Moment
Rich red edges in spring, soften to raspberry pink in summer. A gorgeous, well-formed rose.

Falling in Love

Perfume Factory
Magenta purple fading to lavender-pink.

Firefighter

Pink Flamingo
Clusters of blooms in a color reminiscent of flamingo feathers.
 

Firefighter

Pink Traviata
Deep pink English-style blooms.  Very disease resistant.

Firefighter

Plum Perfect Sunbelt
Large clusters of English-style blooms in an unexpected shade of purple.

Fragrant Cloud

Pope John Paul II
Large, pure white, well-formed, highly fragrant blooms.

Firefighter

Pretty Lady Rose
Rich fuchsia, English rose-style blooms. Part of the Downton Abbey collection.

Fragrant Cloud

Princess Charlene de Monaco
Frilly, English rose style blooms  of soft peach.

Firefighter

Queen of Elegance
English rose-style blooms  of coral pink with lavender pink edges.

Elle

Queen Mary 2
Huge, high-centered blooms. Photographed at the Portland Rose Garden.

Firefighter

Radiant Perfume
One of the best yellows for the heat of the South.
And highly fragrant!

Falling in Love

Rock & Roll
White blooms playfully striped with red.

Fragrant Cloud

Rosie the Riveter
A wonderful, color-changing variety. Pink buds unfurl to ruffled peach blooms.

Firefighter

Secret
A bold, eye-catching pink lines the edges of this cream-white rose.

Firefighter

Secret's Out!
Possibly the most fragrant white rose ever.

Firefighter

Sedona
Sunset tones of magenta to hot coral.

Fragrant Cloud

Smokin' Hot
A unique shade of cinnamon red with purple edges and a white reverse.

Elle

Sparkle & Shine
The brightest sunny yellow from start to finish.

Firefighter

State of Grace
Photographed in Christina's yard.
So far a disease-resistant, vigorous grower.

Firefighter

Strike it Rich
Reliably tall, vigorous, heavy bloomer. A unique shade of gold with a pink reverse.

Firefighter

Sugar Moon
Rounded petals make it pretty from start to finish.  Sometimes with a kiss of pink at the center.

Falling in Love

Sweet Mademoiselle
Photographed in Christina's yard. Medium coral, peony-like, English-style blooms.

Fragrant Cloud

Sweet Spirit
Deep pink, perfectly formed blooms with a strong, sweet fragrance.

Firefighter

Tahitian Sunset
Shapely peach blooms that look downright store-bought.
Photographed in Christina's yard.

Firefighter

Tahitian Treasure
Bright salmon pink.
Incredibly  disease resistant.
A great choice for beginners. 

Firefighter

Traviata
English-style blooms in a soft shade of red.

Firefighter

Tropicana
Hot coral-orange blooms with a fruity fragrance.

Fragrant Cloud

Trumpeter
Clusters of blazing orange blooms.

Elle

Twilight Zone
Gorgeous deep purple color, great fragrance, and all the charm of an English rose-style bloom.

Firefighter

Veteran's Honor
Impossibly large blooms of rich red.

Firefighter

Violet's Pride
Lavender-pink aging to mauve. English-style blooms. Part of the Downton Abbey rose collection.

Firefighter

White Licorice
Looks just like it's made of icing. Lovely and charming from start to finish. Heavy blooming.

Climbing Roses

Eden
Charming, English-style blooms in a baby pink hue.

Fruity Petals
Frilly pink blooms with yellow centers. Very disease resistant.

Golden Opportunity
Rich golden yellow.

Joseph's Coat
A rose of many colors, from raspberry pink buds, to blazing coral, to peach and gold. 

Kiss Me Kate Arborose 
Bubblegum pink.


Lady in Red
For a climbing rose this lady is incredibly heavy-blooming at a much smaller height.

New Dawn
A peachy-pink so pale it's nearly white.

Pretty in Pink Eden
Rich pink, English-style blooms.


Purple Splash
Playful striped blooms, similar to 'Fourth of July' rose but in a raspberry purple hue.

Red Eden
Soft red blooms with an English-style form.
  

Sky's the Limit
Sunny, lemon yellow blooms. Blooms heavily at a young age.

Tropical Lightning
The craziest colors you will ever see. A mix of cinnamon, cream and a hint of smokey purple.  

White Eden
Ivory white.

Zéphirine Drouhin

Miniatures

Autumn Sunblaze

Candy Sunblaze

Life's Little Pleasures

Red Sunblaze

Bridal Sunblaze

Diamond Eyes

Rainbow Sunblaze

Salmon Sunblaze

Yellow Sunblaze

All about
Homewood-grown Roses

We take pride in producing the biggest, healthiest, most robust roses in the area. The roses we grow begin as bareroot plants that we plant into 3 gallon containers in February.
We grow hybrid tea, grandiflora, floribunda, climbing, and miniature roses.

Homewood-grown roses are available for purchase beginning in April until we sell out. For best selection, visit us between late-March and mid-May. 
* To reserve your roses ahead of time, speak with Christina or someone in the nursery department.
We also carry a few select roses all season long, including the Knock Out series of roses like Pink Knock Out, Double Knock Out, and Sunny Knock Out. The Drift series of groundcover roses is also available in an array of colors.

Ready to reserve your Homewood-Grown Roses?


“I must have flowers, always and always.”     ~ Claude Monet