Rose Gardens in Buckinghamshire, Berkshire and Oxfordshire

There’s a moment in the garden when the tender green promise of spring bubbles over into frothy summer splendour. We all look forward to June roses, but each year it seems to catch us gloriously by surprise. From the big, bold flowers loved by Lady Brunner at Greys Court to the formal 1950s garden design by Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe at Cliveden, discover a few of our best spots for beautiful summer blooms.

Dark red rose climbing on the Cromwellian building

The Rose Garden at Greys Court 

The Rose Garden at Greys Court is full of wonderful sights and scents as it comes into bloom throughout June. Find out what you can expect to enjoy on a visit to it this June.

Cliveden's Rose Garden

The Rose Garden at Cliveden 

Our Rose Garden includes over 900 repeat flowering roses in shades of red, orange and yellow. Reinstated in 2014 based on a 1950s design by Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe, they bloom from late June until September.

The rose garden at Waddesdon Manor, a National Trust property in Buckinghamshire

The Rose Garden at Waddesdon 

When in full bloom this intimate garden offers a rainbow of eye-catching colours from delicate pinks to vibrant oranges. Take a seat at one of the benches and take in the beautiful scents.

Hughenden Manor North Façade

Gardens of Hughenden 

Redesigned in 1862 in an Italianate style, the formal gardens feature terraces, perfect lawns, classical statuary and a parterre full of vibrant colour. The walled garden and pleasure grounds offer a more relaxed space, ideal for play and picnics.

Rose garden at Basildon Park on a blue sky day with house in the background

The Rose Garden at Basildon Park 

Explore the Rose Garden at Basildon Park; a garden created by the Iliffes, and now being lovingly restored by our team. Don't forget to head to the Stableyard shop to find some roses of your own to take home.