Advice & Inspiration

Our rose care advice and inspiration will help you get the best out of your roses. Be inspired by our RHS rose garden exhibits, follow our step-by-step guides to planting a rose or watch our video tutorial of how to deadhead your rose.

How to Deadhead a Rose

What is deadheading Deadheading is the remova...

How to Feed a Rose

Feeding your roses twice a year will encourage strong, healthy growth and abundant flowering. It’s a ...

Pruning English Climbers

Follow our top tips for pruning, training and tying-in English Climbing Roses to help you get the most...

Climbers on Walls

By training a fabulous, fragrant climbing or rambling rose up a wall or or fence, you can convert a du...

The Basics of Growing Roses

Simple rose care advice and information you help you grow roses. ...

How to Mulch Your Roses

Mulching is the addition of a protective layer around the base of your roses. This process helps your...

How to Prune an Established Climbing Rose

Pruning is arguably the most important job you can do for your roses. It gives your rose shape, struc...

How to Plant a Potted Climbing Rose

By following these simple steps, you will ensure your potted climbing rose gets off to the best possi...

How to Plant a Bare Root Climbing Rose

By following these simple steps, you will ensure your bare root climbing rose gets off to the best po...

A Closer Look at Rosa 'Gertrude Jekyll'

(Ausbord) Gertrude jekyll...

Rose Care over the Winter

November, December Your roses are winding down for the winter. Let them go into dormancy. There is n...