Types of Roses
Standard Roses / Tree Roses
We are delighted to offer you one of the largest and most unique selections of Fragrant Standard Roses available in the United Kingdom. Standard Roses are also known as Tree Roses and are great for both small and large gardens or as container plants, standing like proudly displaying beacons, each side of the front door on the patio, or in a sunny garden border, quickly adding height, distinction, character and a strong focal impact to your garden.
Weeping Roses are another fantastic way to do this adding real wow factor to any garden with huge heads and long trailing stems, often to the ground on some types & covered all over in flowers. Plant Weeping Standard 180cm.
Plant Standard roses mid to back border or in a rounded bed, alongside paths, doorways or drives, also perfect for pots using a large heavy container and John Innes No 3 compost, PLEASE NOTE: Standard Roses or Tree Roses can only be supplied by mail-order as bare-root roses, dispatched November to March to mainland UK, Highlands and Islands (separate delivery charges apply to Highlands and Islands, Sorry we cannot send Standard Roses or Weeping Roses to E.U or rest of world). You can also purchase Standard roses in pots from our Nursery throughout the year by arrangement or at our Garden Shows.
We strongly recommend that you also order our very strong, top quality, hand made, pressure treated stakes and ties when ordering Standard Roses to help prevent wind damage or loss, see our Sundries section for details.
Plant our Fragrant Standard roses around 90cm apart minimum, flowering heights for our Standard roses range from 90cm to 180cm approximately depending on chosen variety, Patio Standard roses also need planting 90cm apart and are supplied as Quarter (Flowering Height 90cm approx) or Half Standards (Flowering Height 1.50m approx) where available.