Winter Hardy Canadian Roses


Agriculture Canada and Agri -Food Canada’s winter-hardy roses from the Explorer and Parkland series are winter hardy down to -35C with only snow as winter protection, are disease resistant, and flower repeatedly throughout the summer. They require minimal pruning and come in a variety of colours and sizes.

Several examples of Canadian Hardy Roses:

Explorer Series

  • Alexander MacKenzie
  • Champlain
  • David Thompson
  • Frontenac
  • George Vancouver
  • Henry Hudson
  • Henry Kelsey
  • JP Connell
  • Jens Munk
  • John Cabot
  • John Davis
  • John Franklin
  • Lambert Closse
  • Louis Jolliet
  • Martin Frobisher
  • Quadra
  • Simon Fraser
  • William Baffin
  • William Booth
  • Parkland/Morden Series

    • Adelaide Hoodless
    • Cuthbert Grant
    • Hope for Humanity
    • Morden Amorette
    • Morden Belle
    • Morden Blush
    • Morden Cardinette
    • Morden Centennial
    • Morden Fireglow
    • Morden Ruby
    • Morden Snowbeauty
    • Morden Sunrise
    • Prairie Celebration
    • Prairie Dawn
    • Prairie Joy
    • Winnipeg Parks

    Artist Series

    • Emily Carr
    • Felix LeClerc
    • Bill Reid
    • Campfire
    • Oscar Peterson


    • Navy Lady
    • Canadian Shield

    Photo credit: Naomi Leadbeater

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