An afternoon of roses

POSTPONED Join us on this new half-day outdoor course based in the Rose Garden to discover how we grow and care for these flowers.

The Rose Garden in front of the Palm House

Date and time



Kew Gardens


£75 (£65 Kew members)

Maximum capacity

15 places

In light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we are sorry to inform you that this event has been postponed. For more information, please see our Tickets and prices page.

Join us on this new half-day outdoor course, based in the Rose Garden, to discover how we grow and care for these popular flowers.

Home to 170 different species and cultivars of rose, our magnificent Rose Garden is designed to be a floral feast for the eye with bold plantings of mixed shrub roses.

Learn about pruning, watering, cultivation techniques and different cultivars. Gather some top tips from our Kew expert on how to look after your roses at home to keep them at their flowering and fragrant best.

The course fee includes a delicious full afternoon tea served in The Botanical restaurant from 4pm – 5pm. Please let us know any special dietary requirements on booking.

How to book 

Please email with a contact telephone number or call 020 8332 5641.

Our 2020 course brochure (PDF)