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Growing Roses – Planting Bare-Rooted Roses

bare-rooted roses

Next year I’m looking forward to scented roses filling the air during Summer. The varieties I’ve chosen are Dame Judi Dench and Munstead Wood. Dame Judi Dench, named after the popular actress of stage and screen, is described as “A beautiful rose; the blooms …

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Hampton Court Celebrates 25 Years

The 25th anniversary of the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show has been blessed with a run of warm sunshine to greet visitors this week. Running until Sunday 5th July, the show is set in the ground of the royal palace adjacent to the River …

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RHS London Rose Show

I recently visited the RHS London Rose Show and spoke to top growers, a heritage rose society and found out how to use roses in cooking.

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July 1994 in the Garden

I loved this garden, it was at my family home in Wales. This is where I learnt what worked and what didn’t. When this video was made I was age 20, even in those days I was a fan of The Victorian Kitchen Garden …

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