This rose represented an important breakthrough in garden roses in that it is almost completely free of disease.
It is also a most attractive variety bearing charming, medium-sized, typically Old Rose flowers of deep rose pink.
The growth is upright , bushy and twiggy with small matt green foliage.
It flowers very early in the year and continues to do so until the first frosts. A very tough and hardy rose. There is a strong, Old Rose fragrance.