Native Region: Europe, northwestern Africa, Asia
Zone Range: 5-9
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Sunday 27 September, 2015
Seed count: 15-20
This deciduous shrub rose ranges in height from 3 to 10 feet, though sometimes it will climb higher into the crowns of taller trees. The leaves are pinnate, with 5-7 leaflets and flowers are single, pale pink with yellow stamens. Flowers are followed by attractive oval red-orange hips.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in autumn. Grow in moderately-fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun.