Embrace rustic style and sustainable autumn planting by growing bare root English Roses planted in repurposed containers.


Long flowering and fragrant, English Roses are a key part of any autumn garden. Discover how to create your autumn look.

English Roses

Bred by David Austin

For almost 60 years David Austin Roses has been breeding exquisite English Roses. Renowned for their beautiful, often many petalled, repeat flowering blooms and enticing, rich fragrances there are now over 200 rose varieties bred by David Austin, each one making a fantastic contribution to any garden.

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Flowering from June until November English Shrub roses are the highlight of any planting scheme. With their strong fragrance and large blooms they are ideal for growing well in beds, borders, pots and containers.

Yellow climbing English rose The Pilgrim growing up the side of a house or shed
Yellow climbing English rose The Pilgrim growing up the side of a house or shed

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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Embrace the seasons and slow living by planting bare root roses this autumn. Freshly harvested from our fields, their bare stems will display their unique and colourful character come summer.




For a truly wonderful day out, visit our award-winning Rose Gardens and enjoy a stroll amongst the blooms.

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