China Roses are generally small compact bushes with dense, twiggy light green foliage. Most China Roses are fragrant, heavy bloomers and very disease resistant. China Roses are ideal for small spots on the garden and can be used as heges, specimen plants, borders, or container plants. China Roses come in a wide range of colors and are among the hardiest and best Old Garden Roses for warm climates. China Roses are generally hardy in zones 7-11.