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October at Eckards is rose monthOctober at Eckards is rose month, roses provide colour to the garden and home for months at a time making them a must have in a low maintenance garden. During October roses give their first flush and signal the start of summer.

Always popular Hybrid Teas are known for the size of the single bloom and are generally more fragrant and last longer in the vase. Floribunda roses have multiple blooms on a stem and are used more for colour in the garden. Modern roses are not difficult to grow and if you follow our simple tips you can easily grow the best roses.