Good As Gold Roses

Who needs sunshine when you can catch the warm glow of a Good As Gold rose in the garden?

Who needs sunshine when you can catch the warm glow of a Good As Gold rose in the garden?

Weeks Roses introduced this beauty in early 2014, and its bold, gold-orange, 5-inch flowers have been attracting attention ever since.

Its gorgeous double blooms have a light citrus scent and make excellent cut flowers. And the glossy, dark-green foliage is sturdy with good disease resistance.

Common name: Good As Gold rose
Botanical name: Rosa ‘WEKgobafa'
Light: Full sun
Height: 3 to 6 feet
Width: 3 to 4 feet
Zones: 5 to 9
Where to buy: White Flower Farm, whiteflowerfarm.com
More information: Weeks Roses, weeksroses.com