A white climbing rose, ‘Marie Curie IYC2011’ , blooming profusely on a metal rose arch by Classic Garden Elements at the Rosarium in Yokohama, Japan.

This enchanting white climbing rose, ‘Marie Curie IYC2011’ (Takashi Kawai, Japan), is growing on a Classic Garden Elements ‘Bagatelle’ Roman Rose Arch in the Yokohama English Garden 横浜イングリッシュガーデン . The canes, which are over 2 metres long and ideal for training on a garden arch, produce numerous 7 cm blooms of intense fragrance in the […]

A few leisurely hours in the fresh air, framed by the Victorian Rose Arch with the shimmering scarlet ‘Santana’ climbing rose.

This garden rose arch defines the sitting area, creating a sense of intimacy in an inviting setting. The ‘Santana’ climbing rose with a Classic Garden Elements ‘Kiftsgate’ Victorian Rose Arch in a photo by Friedrich Strauss.

The ‘Maria Lisa’ climbing rose envelops a Classic Garden Elements Roman Arch in a sea of blooms.

The Classic Garden Elements ‘Bagatelle’ Roman Rose Arch with ‘Maria Lisa’ roses. In July, at the height of its blossoming, it become a perfect pasture for bees.

A sturdy metal rose arch bathing in a sea of ‘Etoile Violette’ clematis blooms.

Clematis viticella ‘Etoile Violette’ is a robust and hardy plant that produces numerous blooms. The intensely blue-violet velvety blossoms appear from June to September. The creamy yellow and green stamens in the foreground produce a harmonious contrast. As with all varieties of clematis, there are some golden rules to follow. Damp and cold feet with […]

A ‘Raubritter’ climbing rose with a profusion of pink blossoms in the stately Spa Gardens of Baden Baden.

‘Raubritter’ (Kordes, 1936) is a frost-resistant rose with rounded, cupped, silvery-pink flowers. For about three weeks in early summer it produces rich clusters of blooms with a truly enchanting fragrance. A real eye-catcher! After blooming, however, it tends to decline and there is risk of flower balling and mildew. A ‘Raubritter” easily reaches a height […]

A leisurely moment in shades of pink surrounded by the scarlet red petals of a ‘Santana’ climbing rose on a Classic Garden Elements ‘Kiftsgate’ Rose Arch

This garden rose arch defines the sitting area, creating a sense of intimacy in an inviting setting. The ‘Santana’ climbing rose with a Classic Garden Elements ‘Kiftsgate’ Victorian Rose Arch in a photo by Friedrich Strauss.

The weak-growing ‘Rosilia’ Rambler Rose scales a Classic Garden Elements ‘Kiftsgate’ Victorian Rose Arch.

Clusters of tender blooms seem to float above the garden path. Can a rose arch be more perfect than this? Beneath the luxuriant array of blooms, the sturdy metal garden arch supporting them is hardly visible now. This works well with repeat-blooming, less strong-growing roses. In this photo, the ‘Rosilia’ rambler scales a Classic Garden […]

Victorian ‘Kiftsgate’ Rose Arch with ‘Amadeus’ Roses

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Less than two years after planting it is already a passionate climber. At the Kordes rose show garden in Sparrieshoop, the red ‘Amadeus’ climbing rose has scaled one of Classic Garden Elements ‘Kiftsgate’ garden rose arches.