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.

Roses Inspired by Great Women

Every single David Austin English Rose has its own unique character, each one beautiful in its...

Roses in Mixed Borders

Planting roses in a mixed border is one of the easiest ways of enjoying roses in...

Purple Partnering Plants

Purple plants are a particularly good choice for blending with roses within a mixed border. Ranging...

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2019

We are delighted to be awarded our 18th gold medal and our 3rd consecutive ‘Best Rose...

A Very Special Exhibit for RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019

Our 37th year at the prestigious RHS Chelsea Flower Show marked two particularly special moments in...

Climbers on Walls

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

A Bird's Eye View of the Gardens

Take an aerial tour of our world-famous rose gardens – and experience a bird’s eye view...

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...

A Blooming Marvellous £84,000

Update: The £100,000 donation target has now been reached. In 2016, David Austin had the pleasure...

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018 Exhibit

We are delighted to announce that our rose garden at the Chelsea Flower Show has been...

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2018

At this year’s RHS Hampton Court Flower Show, we were delighted to win our 17th gold...

Gardener's Notes

Our Head Gardener, Steve Parnham, writes about the extraordinary summer here at David Austin Roses and...