'Hansa' typifies the hardy shrub rose for many because it's a vigorous and resilient rose with a splendid multi-seasonal display. The large blooms of vibrant reddish-violet release an intense clove fragrance, yet that's just a portion of it. With the approach of fall, the leaves take on an orange hue and a profusion of large, meaty red fruits. Own root.
Set top of rootball two inches above the ground level. Mix half garden soil and half planting mix. Mound soil to form water basin.