Bush roses are usually divided into two distinct types: hybrid teas and floribundas.
Many people think of climbing roses as a single group, but in fact there are two: climbers and ramblers.
Miniatures are essentially small bushes that are suitable for growing in containers.
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.
It makes sense to combine roses with other shrubs, herbaceous perennials, annuals and spring
Roses are plants with a long history in gardens and many varieties have rich historical associations.
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.