The Teddington Gardener

Another good day for the roses – good, but wet…

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English Rose LD Braithwaite

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Rosa dupontii

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From David Austin, Sister Elizabeth

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Roseraie de l’Hay

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Alberic Barbier

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Orange scented rambler, Veilchenblau

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Reine des Violettes

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Francis E Lester

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Purity

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Ballerina

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Eden Rose/Pierre de Ronsard

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Moonlight

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Ghislaine de Feligonde

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Lavender Lassie

The roses at Petersham are giving up their treasures with new blooms every day – Old Roses with impeccable credentials and the new Aristocracy, courtesy of David Austin. Even on such a wet, nay traditional Bank Holiday Monday – there was fragrance too. No more can I ask…

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Honorine de Brabant

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