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from Traditional to Contemporary

David Austin Roses, from Traditional to Contemporary Floral reporter, Bruce Wright, joined the world’s floral elite at this year’s symposium of the American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD). He witnessed at first hand three very different design styles using David...

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Summer Style All Round

Summer style all round With football fever well underway, we’re really championing florals for this season, with our top seeds taking centre stage at many an elegant event and showstopping wedding. Here’s our mixed doubles – Capability and Miranda; Edith...

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Ladies’ Day

Our fair ladies… The sun is shining, the Champagne is on ice and we’re definitely dressed for the occasion. From a lavish country wedding to an elegant garden party, our beautiful thoroughbred roses are the perfect bet for elegance, style and sartorial...

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A Royal Affair

Roses fit for a princess The invitations are in the post and everyone’s trying to guess who’s designing Meghan’s dress, but for us, it’s all about the bride’s bouquet! Will she embrace all things English and go for a classic bouquet? Or maybe surprise us...

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A Spring Celebration

Celebrating the season Spring has arrived along with an early Easter and so what better way to celebrate the season than with a fresh, spring colour palette courtesy of Constance, Juliet, Carey and Keira. Their beauty as well as their grace and charm will...

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Bringing Joy on Mother’s Day

A thousand thank-yous. A joyful moment. A beautiful mum! Our breathtakingly beautiful roses are truly one-of-a-kind and will bring much joy to mums around the world. Bursting with delicate layers of colour and mesmerising scent, they capture the joy of...

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BE BOLD — Think pink for Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day, why not be remembered for something other than the traditional red rose? Inspired by our varied collection of pink roses with tones from pale blush to full-on fuchsia, we wanted to create a veritable feast of pink blooms to share with...

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A Taste of Things to Come

It is time to take the lid off and unveil some of the most outstanding new varieties that are coming through our rose breeding programme. At the start of a New Year, let’s get a taste of things to come… NOT just another white rose… this is an ‘OMG’ rose as...

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Colours and scents of Christmas

The wonder of Christmas appears in so many ways, delighting all our senses with sights, smells and emotions. Christmas is personal and comes in many shades, colours and styles – creating traditions old and new that can be passed down through generations....

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‘For the love of roses’

Hollywood comes to David Austin Roses On a cold, grey Wednesday morning this fall, a little bit of Hollywood excitement came to the David Austin rose fields and nursery — in the form of a 15-strong film crew plus two vans full of equipment. Their aim was...

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Roses Cast Spell Over Enchanted Castle

Leeds Castle, Kent, became an enchanted floral odyssey this fall as stunning displays were created by international and award-winning designers for its annual Festival of Flowers. More than 1,500 David Austin roses were used across three installations. For...

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An Enchanted Castle Filled with Roses

More than 1,500 David Austin Wedding & Gift Roses will be on display during the annual Leeds' Castle Festival of Flowers, September 23-28 in Kent. Some of the world's top floral designers will incorporate the roses into beautiful designs —  showcasing their form,...

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