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Hardiness: USDA Zone 2a: to -45.5 °C (-50 °F) USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 °C (-5 °F)
Bloom Color: Dark red (dr) Mauve and mauve blend (mb)
Bloom Shape: Single
Flower Fragrance: Very Fragrant
Bloom Time: Late Spring/Early Summer Mid Summer
Patent Information: Non-patented
Other Details: Shade-tolerant Susceptible to black spot Susceptible to mildew Susceptible to rust Stems are very thorny Sets hips
Pruning Instructions: Blooms on old wood; prune after flowering
Soil pH requirements: 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Propagation Methods: By dividing the rootball From woody stem cuttings From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse From seed; stratify if sowing indoors
No details have been posted.
This plant has been said to grow in the following regions: