• Breeders of english roses
  • Winners of 22 chelsea flower show gold medals
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Welcome to David Austin Roses

Welcome to David Austin Roses

In the early 1950s David Austin set out to create a more beautiful rose. Sixty years on, this simple objective remains.

From a hobby breeder as a young teenager David Austin has gone on to breed a collection of roses renowned across the world.

Rose breeding is often described as being as much an art as a science.

All David Austin roses have a collective style and reflect one man’s vision. All have beautiful blooms and in most cases wonderful fragrance held on graceful attractive shrubs. A garden of these outstanding roses is hard to beat for sheer exuberance of flower and fragrance.

Today, David Austin Roses remains a family business. David Austin has been joined by his son David and his grandson, Richard.

Discover David Austin Roses

David Austin’s Handbook of Roses

David Austin’s Handbook of Roses

Request a free copy of our traditional rose catalog, which has been the bedside companion of rose lovers for decades and is a useful tool to help plan your garden. It is packed with tips and advice, as well as detailed descriptions of 200 varieties of roses, including Old Roses, climbing roses, rambling roses and 140 of David Austin’s wonderfully fragrant, repeat-flowering English Roses.

A Lifetime of Breeding Excellence

A Lifetime of Breeding Excellence

In the early 1950s David Austin set out to create a more beautiful rose. Sixty years on, this simple objective remains.

From a hobby breeder as a young teenager David Austin has gone on to breed a collection of roses renowned across the world.

Our promises

  • Repeat Flowering

    Repeat Flowering

    All of the roses listed here are repeat-flowering, which means they flower in flushes providing colour and interest in the border over several months... Read more

  • Most Fragrant English Roses

    Most Fragrant English Roses

    The English Roses are famous for the diversity and strength of their fragrances, with many varieties having won awards, both nationally and internationally... Read more

  • Hardiness Zones

    Hardiness Zones

    English Roses can be found in rose gardens around the United States and there is no substitute for seeing (and smelling) English Roses growing in your area. Read more

  • Charlotte

    Charlotte

    English Rose - bred by David Austin
    Shrub Rose

    $27.95

  • Desdemona

    Desdemona

    English Rose - bred by David Austin
    Shrub Rose

    $29.95

  • Lady of Shalott

    Lady of Shalott

    English Rose - bred by David Austin
    Shrub Rose

    $27.95

  • Olivia Rose Austin

    Olivia Rose Austin

    English Rose - bred by David Austin
    Shrub Rose

    $27.95