Watering your roses

During warm weather it is most important to keep your roses well hydrated. Give your roses plenty of water and they will reward you with abundant blooms throughout the flowering season.

a guide to deadheading

Deadheading after the first flush of flowers not only helps to encourage further blooms, but also helps to maintain a shapely and healthy plant.

Growing English Roses

Unrivalled beauty with spectacular ease

Effortless and beautiful, English Roses are the highlight of any garden, flowering every summer with ease and outstanding health. Their large blooms, famous fragrances and copious colour will bring joy as they magically transform your garden.

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Queen of Sweden

Introduced in 2004, this exceptionally pretty rose features charming buds which stand proud opening to half-enclosed pure pink cups. Repeat flowering with a medium myrrh fragrance.

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rose shrubs

Shrub roses are the jewel of any garden with their often large, fragrant blooms in copious colours. Ideal for planting in beds, borders, pots and containers they will illuminate any outdoor space with their decadent style.

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Easy Care Collection

The easiest way to grow a rose well is to choose a strong, disease resistant variety. All of these varieties are healthy and reliable, so have the best chance of thriving for years in your garden.

Climbing & Rambling Roses

Ideal for growing on an obelisk, around a door, over an arch or up the front of a house, climbing and rambling roses have the ability to transform any outdoor space.



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Watering Roses

When the warm weather arrives it is important to keep your roses well hydrated. Our article...

Introducing Nye Bevan

Nye Bevan (Auspital) English shrub rose This new variety is a truly delightful English Shrub Rose...

New for 2023 - Elizabeth

This year we feel privileged to introduce two wonderful new varieties to our collection. Elizabeth, named...

Planting with Pick n' Mix Pinks

Sugary, sweet and completely delectable, pink roses come in every shade and flavour imaginable.

Favourite roses for shade, bees, fragrance & amazing flowers

Plant with abundance & create a bountiful blooming garden in an instant.

Exquisitely Fragrant English Roses

Let mesmerising scents guide you... Inspired by Old Roses, David Austin Snr passionately believed that fragrance...

Finding the Perfect Colour

The colour of roses, and accompanying plants, is a matter of personal taste, but there are...

Climbing & Rambling Roses in Pots

"Can I plant a climbing or rambling rose in a pot?" is one of the most...

A blooming wonderful return to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022

We are all delighted to return to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show this year and are...

Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival 2022

We are overjoyed to be awarded our 19th gold medal and 'Best Rose Exhibit' at this year's...

Why Choose Roses?

With so many plants to choose from why are roses among one of the best plants...

Mixed Borders: Rustic Apricot

Mixed beds and borders are one of the easiest ways to incorporate roses into your garden....