An Afternoon of Roses

SOLD OUT: Discover how we grow and care for roses at Kew.

Several white and pink roses growing in front of a large glasshouse

Date and time

23 June 2023 SOLD OUT

2pm - 5pm


Kew Gardens

Meet at Victoria Plaza

Maximum capacity

15 places


£80 (£70 Kew members)


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.

Join this half-day course to learn about pruning, watering, cultivation techniques and different cultivated varieties (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 afternoon tea served in The Botanical Brasserie from 4pm to 5pm. Please let us know of any special dietary requirements upon booking.

Kew's Rose Garden with Palm House in the background
Rose Garden at Kew © Rui Fang
Elegant interior of The Botanical Brasserie
The Botanical Brasserie © RBG Kew