International Rose Garden

Story Title: International Rose Garden
Episode: Two
Broadcast Date: 10th March 2012
Presenter: Kim Syrus

The International Rose Garden in Adelaide’s Botanic Gardens is home to some of the most famous roses in the world, along with some of the more obscure varieties. Kim Syrus takes us on a journey through one of the most fragrant and beautiful spots in Australia.


Tips and Facts

  • The wonderful thing about this garden is the way it showcases the diversity of the rose. From bush roses, standards, weepers, then there are shrubs, miniatures and climbers and some original species, the ancient parents of the modern rose.
  • A pen and paper is a must, to mark down roses that grab your attention in the International Rose Garden.
  • Kim reckons no visit to Adelaide is complete without a visit to the International Rose Garden Only a 10 minute walk from the heart of the city, a trip here will inspire any visitor to create their own beautiful rose garden at home.


Adelaide Botanic Garden