This beauty looked as if it had been painted with small dashes of creamy white over its red leaf last year. Sadly this year it was decimated by the dreadful…
Watch out for the thorns. They will withstand a heavy pruning to ground level in late winter.
Prune back head in late winter or early spring to improve the flowering.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Aphids and powdery mildew may be troublesome.