English apricot Shrub Rose Roald Dahl against purple background of lavender
English apricot Shrub Rose Roald Dahl against purple background of lavender


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.

White English Climbing Rose Claire Austin climbing up the front of a grand property
White English Climbing Rose Claire Austin climbing up the front of a grand property

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.

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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Grow Your Own


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.




We welcome visitors all year round. Enjoy a winter stroll around our award-winning Rose Gardens, followed by a cup of tea or leisurely lunch in our restaurant.

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2022 Pruning Courses

Now Available

Our enjoyable half-day courses run between 7th January and 27th February 2022 and will explain how to encourage your English Roses to form shapely shrubs and control their height. Advice will also be given on how to prune climbers and ramblers.

No prior knowledge is required, as we will guide you step by step through the process. Please bring outdoor clothing as part of the talk will be demonstrated out in the garden.

£60.00per person including light refreshments.

Places are limited, call 0800 111 4699 to book your place.

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