Scarlet is the latest color of the Floral Carpet Rose, one of the most prolific and easy care roses recently introduced. Any of the floral carpet roses are maintained with no fancy pruning, a light clipping is all that is needed to remove spent flower heads and to keep desired size and shape. The scarlet carpet rose is resistant to black spot and mildew, thus enabling you to enjoy your rose with less maintenance. The scarlet carpet rose has a spreading dense habit that gives solid coverage in beds, borders, foundations, and valued as slope coverage. Plant this rose bush in full sun, best with well drained soil. All the carpet roses are moderate growing to about 2 feet tall by about 4 feet wide, and are effective in large containers where color can spill over pot edge. Shipped potted in its original soil to ensure a healthier start when planted in yard or garden.