Ground cover roses have been around for centuries. They create a superb visual impact when mass planted in sweeping borders and on sloping banks. They are great in hanging baskets, or can be used as living fences or individual specimens. They give an abundance of colour throughout their long flowering season. Hardy, disease resistant and low maintenance.
Tantau. A vibrant new golden yellow ground cover that flowers for up to 8 months continuously. The double golden yellow blooms are borne in profusion and show amber stamens. 0.7m x 0.1m.
Single white 5 petalled flowers the size of a 20c piece are borne in such huge trusses that the foliage is hidden from view. The flowers remain for long periods even in bad weather. Rounded red hips appear in autumn. A useful ground cover for banks where its arching branches will readily root down. Repeats well. 0.6m x 1.5m.
Very pretty lemon yellow buds open to semi double creamy white blooms with golden stamens in large clusters. Deep green foliage. Hardy and continuous flowering. Lovely lemony - citrus scent.0.6m x 0.9m.
Clusters of small, fragrant, single white blooms with pink blushes and prominent golden stamens. Once flowering. Mid green, glossy foliage. Prostrate spreading plant that is ideal for stabilizing banks as it roots down freely. 0.6m x 3m.
Named after the famous fashion designer 'Laura Ashley'. This Georgette rose really portrays the many feminine small prints that she produced in her fabrics. The lilac-mauve pink flowers are small, single with a tiny white eye and held in huge trusses that absolutely smother the plant. They age to a rosy violet giving that wonderful old fashioned 'Granny Print' effect. A fabulous spring flush with a slightly lesser flowering in the autumn. The prostrate growth lends itself beautifully to spilling down banks and walls. 0.6m x 2m.
This fabulous ground cover come climber is absolutely stunning when in full bloom. The small single palest pink blooms smother the plant and foliage from head to foot. The pliable trailing habit makes it a useful ground cover for steep banks where stabilizing is required. Can be trained on a low wall or fence. 3m x 1.5m.
Beautiful small, double pink rosettes held in large clusters. Pretty, frothy and 'Old Fashioned'. A little lower than most other ground cover roses. Ideal for planting under standards or spilling over walls. Repeats very quickly. 0.3m x 0.75m.
Trusses of clear, silvery pink, semi double blooms of cupped Bourbon form. Flowers borne along arching branches during spring almost smothering the bush with an 'old world' fragrance. A trailing shrub of great charm, excellent for banks and rockeries, dark grey-green foliage. Trains beautifully as a low climber for a fence. How could you not love it! 0.9m x 1.8m.
Stunning clarity of colour. The semi-double pure red blooms are held in medium clusters, each with a prominent golden eye, evenly over the spreading bush. The rich, deep green, healthy foliage makes an excellent foil to the ground. A mounding wide shrub suitable as a billowing ground cover. 0.9m x 1.3m.
A semi-weeping floribunda with long arching canes often used as a Ground Cover. The exquisite old fashioned pearly white shallow cupped, rosettes are held in clusters and are gently fragrant. Quick to repeat flower. The autumn foliage colours to red and a small crop of red hips are a bonus. 1m x 1.5m.