Roald Dahl - Apricot English Shrub Rose
Roald Dahl - Apricot English Shrub Rose

MIXED BEDS & BORDERS SUNSHINE SHADES

Brighten up the British summer and bring a new dawn to your garden, by planting a mixed bed or border with sunset shades.

Summer Fruit Punch

Mix it up but make it delicious and summery with fresh watermelon pink and tangerine tones.

The Renaissance Garden at David Austin Roses in Shropshire
The Renaissance Garden at David Austin Roses in Shropshire

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English Roses

Bred by David Austin

For over 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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Princess Alexandra of Kent English Shrub Rose
Princess Alexandra of Kent English Shrub Rose

ENGLISH SHRUB ROSES

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.

Lady of the Lake - Pale Pink English Rambling Rose growing around a blue front door
Lady of the Lake - Pale Pink English Rambling Rose growing around a blue front door

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.

Planting Pathways

with Pink English Roses

It should always be a joy to walk through your garden, and a certain way to achieve this is to flank your paths with a glorious array of pink roses. Whether you prefer bright, bold pink, or pretty pastels we show you how to get the look.

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rose care & inspiration

Watering Roses

When the warm weather arrives it is important to keep your roses well hydrated. Our article...

Why Choose Roses?

With so many plants to choose from why are roses among one of the best plants...

A blooming wonderful return to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022

We are all delighted to return to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show this year and are...

Roses with Boughs of Blossom

Creating a spectacular show of bountiful blooms, their laden boughs will delight each summer, long after...

60 Handbooks of English Roses

We are delighted to bring to you our special edition 60th Handbook of Roses this year....

Perfect Porches

Petals adorning a porchway, particularly pink ones, can turn a simple entrance into a pretty, coveted...

Planting with Pink Roses

Simply by planting with different combinations of pink roses you can create a myriad of styles....

Guest Blog - City Garden Roses

We caught up with Kristina Hassan from The Hackney Gardener to talk roses in urban gardening.

Planting with Pick n' Mix Pinks

Sugary, sweet and completely delectable, pink roses come in every shade and flavour imaginable.

3 Ways to Grow Rose Hedges

Roses offer wonderful impact and privacy when planted in hedgerows.

Summer Fruit Punch with Pink & Orange Roses

Mix it up but make it delicious and summery with fresh watermelon pink and tangerine tones....

Planting Pathways with Pink English Roses

Whether you prefer bright, bold pink, or pretty pastels we show you how to get the...