A maintenance free rose that continually produces self-cleaning, candy apple red flowers. Green foliage with blue and maroon highlights turning deep purple in fall. Unsurpassed resistance to black spot leaf disease. An excellent low hedge or accent. Winner of multiple awards including the 2000 All American Rose Selection and the Euroflora Rose Award, Gold Medal-Genova Italy. Deciduous. Care – Thrives in enriched, loamy, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system; avoid overhead watering. Feed before new growth begins in spring; repeat mid-season. Mulch to keep roots cool. Prune in late winter or early spring after threat of frost is gone to promote vigorous new growth.Pruning time: late winter or early spring.