David Stone – a rose man through and through

It is almost impossible to hear the name of the world-renowned rose expert, Graham Stuart Thomas, without thinking ‘Mottisfont’. Since the early 1970s, the National Trust’s Mottisfont Abbey, near Romsey in Hampshire, has been home to his collection of old-fashioned roses. David Stone, Mottisfont’s Head Gardener, has been taking good care of it since 1978. … Continue reading David Stone – a rose man through and through