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.

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2019

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

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 th...

Purple Partnering Plants

Purple plants are a particularly good choice for blending with roses within a mixed border. Ranging from soft hues to rich tones...

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 of our five t...

How to Plant a Bare Root Climbing Rose

By following these simple steps, you will ensure your bare root climbing rose gets off to the best po...

A Closer Look at Rosa 'Gertrude Jekyll'

(Ausbord) Gertrude jekyl...

How to Plant a Bare Root Shrub Rose

By following these simple steps, you will ensure your bare root shrub rose gets off to the best possi...

Rose Care over the Winter

November, December Your roses are winding down for the winter. Let them go into dormancy. There is n...

How Far Apart Should Shrub Roses be Planted?

For a successful garden, getting planting distances right is important. Plant shrub roses too closely...

How to Plant a Potted Climbing Rose

By following these simple steps, you will ensure your potted climbing rose gets off to the best possi...

Celebrating 50 Years of Shropshire Lass

It has been half...

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2018

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

Gardener's Notes

Our Head Gardener, Steve Parnham, writes about the extraordinary summer here at David Austin Roses and what autumn has in store....

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018 Exhibit

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