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Family gifting rosesRetirement Gifts

Retirement is an occasion to be celebrated, and what better way to mark it than with a rose! Promise summers filled with colour, life and love, with unique and lasting retirement gifts from English Roses.

Browse our range of retirement present ideas to find the perfect personal gift. Perfect for friends, family and colleagues, roses make eco-friendly and sustainable gifts for retirement! Ideal for keen gardeners and novices alike, our selection features some of the best rose varieties available.

Sustainable Retirement Gifts

With more longevity than a bouquet of flowers, and more satisfaction than a box of chocolates, our roses make sustainable and eco-friendly gifts for retirement. Attractive to bees, butterflies and other insects, these happy retirement roses are sure to enhance any garden for years to come.

Delivered in compostable packaging and grown in peat-free compost, our roses are not only beautiful, they’re kind to the environment too! Our retirement gift wrap options are reusable and recyclable too; no single use plastic here!

Gifts For Retirement

With more time to enjoy their garden, a living rose is a unique marker to celebrate this special occasion. Year after year they can watch their rose bloom and grow, enjoying the memories of their retirement celebration. Filling the garden with colour, life and love, our roses make cherished retirement presents.

Roses make personal and thoughtful gifts for retirement in their own right, but we also offer gift wrap options and personalised messages to make them uniquely yours. Simply follow our easy step-by-step selection process, and we’ll do the rest! Delivered in specially designed packaging that also doubles as a beautiful presentation box, these retirement roses are totally gift-ready!

Happy Retirement Rose

For the best way to show your thanks and appreciation, Happy Retirement Rose says it all! Each year as the soft pink flowers will burst to life, reminding them of your thoughtful retirement gift. A healthy rose with a long flowering period, Happy Retirement Rose would be a wonderful addition to any garden.

Womens Retirement Gifts

Summer Beauty Rose is a wonderful choice for womens retirement gifts. The pink and apricot toned flowers create a magnificent display. With a delicate scent that enhances the graceful elegance of the rose, this award winner is bound to be a firm favourite!

Retired Gifts For Men

It can be hard to find the perfect retired gifts for men, but look no further! Choose Gardeners’ Glory Rose, and it really will be the glory of his garden! This award winning rose will climb high in the garden, shining brightly for all to see. The golden flowers give a splash of colour, and the rich fragrance will fill the air all summer long.

Retirement Gifts Delivered

English Roses is the very best place to buy gifts for retirement! We offer fast and affordable national UK delivery, with next day and named day options also available. Simply select the rose you want to send, add customised gift wrap via our easy step-by-step selections, and we do the rest! Gift-ready retirement roses, delivered straight to the door! Send directly to your recipient or deliver to yourself so you can have the joy of personal gift giving. It really is gifting made easy!

Thoughtful Rose Gifts

Make your retirement rose even more special by choosing it to be planted in our beautiful willow baskets! Expertly planted by our specialist rose care team, your rose will be patio ready in its durable yet attractive basket. Simply choose your rose and follow the on screen prompts, and we do the rest! A stunning way to present your roses, it is sure to be cherished by friends and family.

Not sure which rose to get as a retirement gift? Why not choose from our range of gift cards and letterbox gifts. Our letterbox gifts give the recipient everything they will need to choose and grow a rose of their choice, all sent in a beautifully packaged box. Or, choose and personalise a thoughtful e-gift card for an instant and hassle-free gift.

Still not sure about the perfect gifts for retirement? Contact us and a member of our knowledgeable team will be happy to advise!

Need help with your retirement rose order? Just get in touch and our friendly team can put it right – we’re here to help!

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Endless Summer ColourIn Stock

Precious Gold Rose

Precious Gold Rose will shine in the garden for years to come! Golden yellow blooms are produced in abundance over a long flowering season, perfect for brightening any outdoor space. The Precious coll

Bee Friendly!In StockEye of the Tiger (Chewbullseye)

Eye Of The Tiger Rose


Eye of the Tiger Rose would be a magnificent addition to any garden. The yellow, open flowers have a rich red eye and golden stamens, perfectly highlighted by the dark green, glossy foliage and red th

Rose of the year 2004In StockGolden Memories Rose

Golden Memories Rose

The award winning Golden Memories Rose makes a wonderful gift for any occasion. Each year the golden yellow flowers will burst into life, a living reminder of those 'golden memories'. Produced in clus

Rose of the year 2016In StockSunny Sky Rose

Sunny Sky Rose

This award winning rose will bring sunshine to your garden for years to come! Elegantly shaped, honey yellow blooms with a delicate flush of pink are produced all season long, with a light and fruity

Gold Standard Award WinnerIn StockSummer Beauty Rose

Summer Beauty Rose


Let the summer bloom brightly with Summer Beauty Rose! This incredible award winner produces clusters of pink and apricot flowers all summer long and through into autumn. The stunning flowers have a d

Bee Friendly!In StockBlue For You

Blue For You Rose

Blue For You Rose is a stunning rose with an unusual colouring. Semi-double mauve flowers gently unfold to lilac, revealing a creamy white centre. The pleasant citrus scent is sure to create a delight

In StockHappy Retirement Rose

Happy Retirement Rose

Happy Retirement Rose is a thoughtful gift for someone who now has time to enjoy their garden to the full! Ruffled soft pink double blooms and a light scent perfectly captures the essence of any summe

Bee Friendly!In StockA Whiter Shade of Pale Rose

A Whiter Shade Of Pale Rose

Flowers of the palest pink grace this gorgeous rose in abundance. With its strong fragrance also appealing to pollinators, it is sure to fill your garden with life and joy. Healthy and easy to grow, A

In StockWarm Wishes Rose

Warm Wishes Rose

Send Warm Wishes to a loved one today, and let them know you are thinking of them. These large peachy apricot flowers have a light and fruity scent; a real treat for all the senses. This is also an id

In StockKorresia Rose

Korresia Rose

Bring colour to your garden with the stunning Korresia Rose! With its bright yellow flowers and rich scent, this incredible rose is sure to be a favourite! Perfect for sending to friends and family fo

In StockRosemary Harkness Rose (English Roses)

Rosemary Harkness Rose

This bright and cheerful rose is sure to be a favourite in any outdoor space! The pinky-peach flowers have a stunning sweet fragrance, making them a delight for all the senses. Perfect as a gift for a

Powerful fragranceIn StockScentsation Rose

Scentsation Rose

Living up to its name, this rose really is a sensation! Stunning multi-toned flowers have shades of pink, peach and creamy gold that blend into an incredible display. Not only beautiful to look at, bu

In StockNostalgia Rose

Nostalgia Rose

Celebrate times gone by and wonderful memories with this living gift. A stunning rose, Nostalgia produces large and shapely blooms with a white centre and cherry red edges. Free flowering, this rose p

In StockPearl Rose

Pearl Rose

Fill the garden with elegance and grace, with the stunning Pearl Rose. The beautiful blooms are pale creamy-pink, shading to pink at the centre, giving the impression of a shining pearl. Produced in c

Gold Standard Award WinnerGardeners Glory Rose

Gardeners’ Glory Rose

This Gold Standard Rose truly is a Gardeners Glory. Wonderfully fragrant yellow flowers bloom repeatedly through the season, creating a delight for all the senses. An outstanding rose, this would make

In Stock Sale! Lady RoseSale!

Lady Rose

For elegance and grace, you can't go wrong with the magnificent Lady Rose! The captivating flowers are a gorgeous deep orange-pink that can also has hues of soft red - sure to catch the eye. With a mi

In StockLavender Dream Patio Rose

Lavender Dream Rose


Lavender Dream Rose is a stunning rose, sure to be admired by all. With its captivating lavender flowers and delicate scent, it makes an ideal gift for any occasion. Show your love with this wonderfu

Gold Standard Award WinnerIn StockNew Beginnings Rose

New Beginnings Rose

Celebrate any new start with this award winning rose, and make it a milestone to be remembered! The stunning apricot flowers have hints of pink, and will bloom brightly all season long. Long after the

In StockScented Memory Rose

Scented Memory Rose


Scented Memory Rose is a wonderfully fragranced variety that would make an incredible gift for friends and family, or even a treat for yourself! The apricot flowers have pink blends, and are produced

In StockSpecial Occasion Rose

Special Occasion Rose

A real joy to behold, Special Occasion Rose is the perfect gift for friends and family, no matter what the celebration. The beautiful coppery apricot blooms are strongly scented, and produced in abund

Special Wishes Rose

Special Wishes Rose


Send Special Wishes with this aptly named rose! The bright orangey red blooms will brighten up any space, with the compact size being ideal for patio pots and containers. Blooming in abundance from su

Bee Friendly!In StockChinatown Rose

Chinatown Rose


Send a bright and happy rose, with Chinatown Rose! The deep yellow flowers that are occasionally flushed with pink or red, will bloom brightly in the garden for years to come. With a sweet scent that

In Stock Sale! Lilac Bouquet Rose (English Roses)Sale!

Lilac Bouquet Rose


Send love over the miles with Lilac Bouquet! This beautiful climber is rarely without flower, and has very few thorns. The lilac flowers have a sweet, almost violet-like fragrance, and the golden stam

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Diamond Days Forever Rose

Send the beautiful Diamond Days Forever Rose to friends and family to eternalise that special occasion! Perfect for a 60th wedding anniversary or 60th birthday, a lasting way to celebrate those diamon

In StockCharlie's Rose

Charlie’s Rose


Named after the gardener Charlie Dimmock, this hybrid tea is an impressive variety. The stunning flowers are cherry pink with a silvery reverse, which creates a magnificent display as they appear over

Best Friends Forever Rose

Best Friends Forever Rose

Show your friend how much they mean to you with this meaningful rose! Sustainable and eco-friendly, the salmon-pink flowers will bloom happily for years to come, shining as a tribute to your friendshi


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