Type: Front Border & Patio
For sheer numbers of flowers and long periods of bloom, Patio Roses cannot be beaten. They make both an ideal container roses and are also great at the front of the border or in narrow areas, even for mass planting. Patio roses are a real permanent alternative to summer bedding, simply dead head throughout the summer and prune back hard once a year in winter to encourage new shoots.
Plant bushes 60cm apart, typical flowering height 60cm / 2ft.
Standard Roses 90cm apart minimum, flowering height varies from 90cm to 150cm / 3 to 5ft depending on you choice of a Quarter Standard Rose or a Half Standard Rose, see individual front border / patio varieties for options available.
Many of our Patio varieties are also available as Standard Roses, great for pots or mid border. In terms of colour, numbers of blooms, length of flowering from early summer often until late December Patio Standard Roses cannot be beaten and are a fantastic way to add instant new height and interest to your garden.