Full sun, well-drained soil. Prune by the renewal method removing about one-third of the oldest canes to the soil line in the spring as needed to keep the shrub open and new canes in production. Prune the stem back to a branch angle (a process called heading back) as needed to reduce width and height.
Additional pests and problems that may affect this plant:
Extremely resistant to black spot, and mildew. Watch for Japanese beetle, aphids, cane borer, and rose midge.
Extemely winter hardy and considered an excellent Rugosa for the garden.