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.

Literary Collection of English Roses

Our english rose varieties inspired by Literary classics Creating a rose is not dissimilar to writing...

Decorative Doorways

Planting a fragrant, colourful rose next to a doorway makes for an enticing entrance.Plant pots either...

How To Train and Tie-in Climbing and Rambling Roses

Training a climbing or rambling rose allows you to direct the growth of your roses for...

Climbers on Walls

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

How to Prune an Established Climbing Rose

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

Pruning English Climbers

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

The Basics of Growing Roses

Simple rose care advice and information to help you grow roses. Planting Roses For advice on...

A Closer Look at Rosa 'Gertrude Jekyll'

(Ausbord) Gertrude jekyll English Shrub Rose and English Climbing Rose At a glance.... Colour: Fabulous, bright...

Celebrating 50 Years of Shropshire Lass

It has been half a century since David Austin introduced Shropshire Lass in 1968. An unusual...