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Tracey - you are not too late to order roses barerooted if you get a wiggle on (they need to be in the soil by March). All my roses have come from David Austin - if you go on the website you can request the latest catalogue - full of advice and pictures galore. Not got any yellow ones, mine are all pink or white. Can recommend Gertrude Jekyll, winchester cathedral and shropshire lad.
The heat in the shops of the ones in aldi wilkinsons tend to force them into growth a bit so have a good look at which ones you choose.
I like "Graham Thomas" from David Austin which is yellow and scented and "The Pilgrim", which is a paler yellow with a cream edge and delicately scented.
I love all their English roses which flower more than once and are scented, especially pink and crimson.
Teasing Georgia is another good rich yellow rose which will also climb to 2 metres depending on how you prune it. Malvern Hills is a short climber with paler yellow roses.
Gertrude Jekyll has amazing perfume. I also have William Shakespeare, Sceptr'd Isle, Geoff Hamilton, Queen of Sweden, Tess of the D'Urbevilles, Falstaff, Crocus Rose, Generous Gardener (climber) and Benjamin Britten - all David Austin roses. I have Jaqueline Duprée on order and will probably order Harlow Carr too - all David Austin roses but I also have a Kiftsgate which is a huge rambler.
As I live in Belgium I get mine ready potted from a nursery in the Ardennes who delivers them to me at a local plant fair in May so I don't have to gamble on bare root roses surviving my winters.
I wouldn't buy roses from supermarkets - labelling, quality and disease resistance are generally poor. I'd rather pay more and get a good plant that does what it says on the label. Make sure you check out the planting and pruning advice on the DA website too to ensure success with your new roses.
I'd go for 5 different ones to spread the blooming period, flower forms and colours a bit but space them a bit with perennials so they don't fight with each other.
I'd go for Wollerton Old Hall instead of Claire Austin. Someone I know said CA is floppy and the petals fall off very quickly, gets battered in the rain. I don't actually know WOH, but they say it is very scented. An English friend said it's very healthy.
I'd go for Munstead Wood too, brother in law has it. Looks a bit like Falstaff which I have and so does BIL.
Tracy, try the link below for Handley, slightly cheaper than David Austin and not the same range, but good all the same.