Tall shrubs or small trees with dense, dark green foliage. Use as specimen plantings, espalier, or privacy screens. Flower colors range in shades of white, pink and red in solid or variegated patterns. Basic flowers forms are single, semi-double, anemone, peony or informal double, double rose, and formal double. Blooming period October through May and dependent upon cultivar. Generally classified as early, mid-season, or late.