Rose Care Advice & Inspiration
Roses are easy to grow and are remarkably tolerant. However, with a little extra care and attention your roses will really thrive. Follow the rose care advice guides created by our rose experts to help you look after your rose plants or be inspired by our show gardens and articles on how to best use roses within your garden.
How to Plant a Bare Root Rose in a Pot or Container
Brighten up a forgotten corner of your garden by planting a bare root rose in a pot or container. Watch our video to find out more.
How to Plant a Bare Root Rose in the Ground
Add some color to a border by planting a bare root rose. Follow our video guide to find out more.
the basics of rose care
Learn how to care for your roses with our simple guides and top tips
How to Plant Roses
From bare root roses to planting a rose in a pot, follow our step by step planting guides as they take you through everything you need to do to ensure your rose gets off to the best possible start.
Rose Care Basics
Roses are easy to grow and are remarkably tolerant. However, with a little extra care and attention your roses will really thrive. From how much to water your roses to how to control everyday garden pests, we will take you through the basics of rose care.
How to Prune Roses
Pruning is often seen to be tricky, but in reality it is very simple to do. Follow our easy rose pruning guides to find out how.
Get creative and plant English roses in unusual pots and containers. Plant a rose in a container to transform any space into a heavenly floral spot.
ENCOURAGING A HEALTHY GARDEN
Pollinators such as bees, butterflies and other garden insects are integral to a happy garden and healthy roses. Plant roses to attract pollinators and encourage a healthy garden ecosystem.
Learn how to get the very best out of your roses
Advice & Inspiration: Shrub Roses
Shrub roses are easy to grow and are a great addition to any garden with their large, colorful blooms, wonderful fragrances and long flowering season.
Advice & Inspiration: New Season
This season we are pleased to bring you themes that add a touch of Britishness to your gardens and outdoor spaces. Let us inspire you inspire you with an abundance of ideas and a plethora of plants for creating your own unique take on the English garden
Advice & Inspiration: Climbing Roses
Climbing and rambling roses create a big impact without requiring much ground space. Discover how to train, plant and care for climbing roses and be inspired on how to use them to transform your outdoor space.
Roses are among one of the most versatile garden plants.Easy to care for, with a long flowering season, they can make a great addition to any outdoor space.
Latest garden inspiration
Rooftops with roses and style
Plant English roses in pots and containers to suit your personal style and place on your rooftop or balcony to fill your outdoor space with fragrance and color.
Create a two plant cottage garden
Plant English roses alongside English Lavender to create an easy upkeep, yet beautiful, cottage style garden.
illuminate your garden with yellow roses
Yellow roses are uplifting and illuminating, perfect for a positive touch of planting this year.
VOLUPTUOUS and vibrant pinks
Team the brightest pink roses with acid yellow foliage. The combination will provide a wonderfully fresh and vibrant feel to your garden.
latest shrub rose advice
HOW TO PRUNE SHRUB ROSES
Pruning your roses is a relatively simple, yet incredibly effective way of encouraging plentiful blooms and fresh new growth come the summer months.
mixed borders in a Cottage Style garden
Use English roses alongside your choice of other plants to create colorful, fragrant borders.
How to Plant a Bare Root Rose in a Pot or container
Plant your bare root rose in a pot or container with our easy step-by-step guide or watch our 'How to' video with our Rose Expert.
Choose a classic terracotta pot or a more unusual container in which to plant your favorite English roses. Read more to discover ways to get creative with containers and roses.
latest climbing & rambling rose advice
A floral facade
Convert your house to the English countryside cottage of your dreams by planting a fragrant and repeat-flowering climbing rose next to your front door.
Romantic, opulent and beautiful, roses are the perfect partner to achieve regency style. White English roses are a particularly timeless classic that will bring true elegancy to any outdoor space.
How to prune an established climbing rose
Pruning your climbing rose at the right time will result in a thriving plant with plentiful blooms. Read our article or watch our video tutorial to see more.
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 possible start.