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Roses - Ground Cover

These plants provide a colourful way of covering bare ground on banks, around border edges and for trailing over low walls.  Once they are growing well they can help to suppress most weeds and there is no need for regular pruning. For good coverage the planting distance apart should be the same as the variety spread.

80x35cm
Delicate Fragrance






 
Avon
A simple white ground cover with single flowers that open to reveal a yellow centre.

Available bare root annually from November to April.

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80x100cm
Moderate Fragrance






 
Baroque Floorshow
This is an attractive ground cover bearing large pink semi double blooms that repeats well throughout the season.

Available bare root annually from November to April.

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60 cm (2ft)
Light






 
Flower Carpet Amber
Another addition to the hugely popular Flower Carpet series, the amber variety produces masses of orange yellow blooms all summer long. This variety is suitable for use in flower beds or mass plantin...

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60-80cm (2ft) Spread 100cm (3ft)
Slight Fragrance






 
Flower Carpet Coral
A delicate soft pink rose with eye catching stamens. Large single blooms are produced in masses throughout the summer and into the autumn. The compact habit, with dense medium green foliage is disease...

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80cm (2.5ft) Spread 80cm (2.5ft)
Slight Fragrance






 
Flower Carpet Gold
Gold is the new richly colourful addition to the Flower Carpet range. The striking buttercup yellow flowers can be used with great effect as a single specimen in a Patio pot or as part of a mixed bord...

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60-90 cm (2-3 ft)







 
Flower Carpet Pink
Large double flowers of bright pink smother this wide spreading plant. It has a long flowering season. The long flowering season and the almost evergreen nature of the plant make it an excellent addit...

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60cm (2ft) Spread 60cm (2ft)
Slight Fragrance






 
Flower Carpet Red Velvet
The rich deep red single flowers of this variety display beautifully. The plant produces masses of blooms that continue throughout the summer into the autumn. The compact habit with dense green diseas...

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60cm (2ft)







 
Flower Carpet White
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This low dense ground hugging plant has double white flowers with an ivory shade at the base of the petals. An excellent variety where a low growing variety is required. Makes a go...

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60cm (2ft). Spread: 90cm (3ft)







 
Kent
Pure white flowers in large trusses bearing semi-double blooms which stand up to cold wet weather during the summer. Compact, disease resistant plant. RNRS President's International Trophy and Gold ...

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60cm (2 ft).
Spread: 90cm (3ft)







 
Lancashire
Very double cherry red blooms borne in large trusses in great profusion. A good ground hugging variety.

Also available as a Full Standard

Available bare root annually from Nove...

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50cm (20 ins)
Fragrant






 
Magic Carpet
A captivating carpet of small semi double lavender blooms in abundance. The vigorous plant will quickly spread to around 150cm (5 ft). Dark green glossy foliage and a delicious spicy fragrance a...

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45cm (1.5 ft)
Spread: 60cm (2ft)







 
Nozomi
Pearl pink to white single flowers. Officially a Climbing Miniature which will trail its slender stems all over the place. Trim it if it goes too far. It is a creeping ground cover plant whic...

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45cm (1.5 ft)
Slight fragrance






 
Suffolk
Bright scarlet single flowers with golden stamens are produced freely on a low spreading Shrub to 90cm (3 ft ) across. The foliage is plentiful, mid green and in the autumn the flowers are follo...

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90x180cm (3x6ft)
No Fragrance






 
Surrey
A spreading, shrubby grower 3ft high by 6ft wide, bearing masses of double pink flowers continuously until the forsts, making it an invaluble addition to any garden.

Available bare root an...

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75cm (2.5 ft)
Slight fragrance






 
Sussex
Double blooms of apricot buff are freely produced on a ground hugging bush spreading to approx. 75cm (2.5 ft). The foliage is an attractive deep bronze green.

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60cm (2ft)
Spread: 90cm (3ft)







 
Worcestershire
The bright yellow semi double blooms are borne in great profusion throughout the summer and well into the autumn. This ground hugging variety has glossy green foliage and is very disease resistant. <...

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60cm (2 ft)
Spread: 90cm (3ft)
Slight fragrance






 
Yorkshire
This variety bears small clusters of semi double white flowers throughout summer and autumn. The appropriate colour for the Yorkshire gardeners!

Available bare root annually from November...

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