Our fabulous followers on Facebook often send in questions on roses for our experts here at Harkness to help them with. We thought what better way than to offer a regular Q & A, here’s our first one! Wendy BrettDo … Continue reading Q & A – Summer
As we get into the full swing of summer, our gardens are blooming beautifully. If you choose repeat-flowering roses, you can ensure that your roses produce several flushes of flowers, from late spring up until the first frosts! Harkness have … Continue reading Harkness – July – Best repeat flowering roses to grow
Between the 19th – 25th June 2023, we will be celebrating Rose Awareness Week. It’s impossible to ignore the beauty of roses and their transformative role in the garden, but there’s more to roses than meets the eye. In fact, … Continue reading Rose Awareness Week: The Benefits of Roses to Humans
Companion planting is a great idea for anyone growing roses. Of course, roses can and do hold their own in our gardens with their delicate blooms, scents, and statures, but planting roses alongside different combinations of plants can be hugely … Continue reading Companion Planting with Harkness Roses
Come May 6th, we’ll be welcoming Charles III to the throne with his Royal Coronation. How better to celebrate than by filling your home and garden with flowers? Our new Monarch wholeheartedly supports the nation’s passion for gardening. In fact, he even believes in talking to our plants to help them grow! So, today, I’m going to share with you 6 Royal roses to adorn your garden with this coronation. Whether you’re planning a celebratory party, or simply sit in your garden with friends and family alike. Harkness’ royally-named roses will transform your garden into a classically beautiful space, fit … Continue reading The Royal’s Choice – The Coronation
Traditionally, white roses represent purity, youthfulness, and eternal loyalty. But did you know that white is actually the official colour of April? Plus, white flowers are brilliant for creating the illusion of more space and light in smaller, darker gardens. … Continue reading 10 white roses to plant in April
Rose care in winter is not as hard as you might think. As the temperatures drop you may be wondering how to best care for your lovely roses. If they are already planted then you don’t need to worry. The … Continue reading Rose care in winter
Black Friday has come to Harkness with an amazing 15% off site wide. Rose are the perfect gift for yourself or someone special and at this time of year we even have a special Christmas Collection too. Whether you are … Continue reading Black Friday deals are here!
Our Christmas Collection is live! The Collection is full of festive cheer with Christmas gift ideas aplenty. We’ve also added a few extras that you will love including live potted Christmas trees. When you give the gift of a living … Continue reading The Christmas Collection has arrived!
Here at Harkness we love working with charities. When we team up with a charity to create charity roses it is an exciting partnership. It means as part of our rose sales we are benefitting a charity too. We work … Continue reading Charity Roses and the charities we work with