Miniatures are essentially small bushes that are suitable for growing in containers.
Roses have their own particular needs, and nearly all benefit from pruning every year.
There are a number of different types of rose, each group being distinguished by the way it grows.
Shrub roses have become increasingly popular and there have been several new introductions.
These are some of the most popular garden plants.
They make excellent centre- pieces for a formal bed and also work well in containers, especially when used in pairs.