Shrub type 'ground cover' rose. Has the ability to get much wider than tall. Clusters of small single flowers (petal count 5). Glossy dark green foliage. Continuous blooming. Small orange-red hips in the fall.
Other colors include:
Scarlet Meidiland - most vigorous growing to 6' wide
Additional pests and problems that may affect this plant:
Good tolerance to black spot
Has bronze stems for winter contrast. Also effective growing over short retaining walls.