Planting a fragrant, colourful rose next to a doorway makes for an enticing entrance.
Plant pots either side of the doorstep for a formal look or why not train a climber up the
wall for real impact.
Roses with fewer thorns are a good choice for tighter entrance ways,
their thorns won't catch your clothes.
Soil next to the front of a house can be poor so be sure to use plenty of soil improver.
By following these simple steps, you will ensure your potted shrub rose gets off to the best possible start.
The instructions in this article cover the pruning of English Shrub Roses.
English Roses, with their shrubby, bushy habit are ideal for growing in large pots and containers.