The rose has been named 'Grantham's Thatcher Rose' and will be positioned in the civic area at the Guildhall next to the book of condolences. It will be replanted in Wyndham Park in the future.
More top news
'Despicable thieves put 'lives at risk' by stealing lifesaving equipment from county fire stations.
Police are investigating after a car hit a house in Frankley last night.
Police are searching for a driver after a cyclist died in a hit-and-run.