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CISTUS x purpureus 'Alan Fradd'

Associated Products

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

(0.9 kg - c&p inc) £6.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

(2.5 kg - c&p inc) £10.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

(4.5 kg - c&p inc) £16.00

Additional Plant Details

  • Good to know - never prune hard. Pinch back after flowering. Wildlife plant - insects, butterflies.
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    Pests & Diseases - none.

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    Place of Origin - southern Europe.

Delivery Information

Now is our busy period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 14 days before you RECEIVE your plants.
After our recent success at Chelsea we are receiving unprecedented demand which means that until we clear the backlog orders over £80 may take up to 21 days to be despatched.

We regret to inform you that we cannot currently accept orders for export outside of the UK until the autumn

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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CISTUS x purpureus 'Alan Fradd'

Rock rose

White flowers with red marks at the base of each petal. Often has some flowers which revert in part to rosy-crimson

Hardiness Rating

Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 1m (3ft)

Plant Type

Evergreen - dark-green, lance-shaped leaves.
Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - rounded shrub. Flowers to 7cm (3in) with a crumpled appearance.

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun - sheltered site.

Soil Conditions

well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil - generally lime tolerant, but can become chlorotic on chalky soils.

Flowers In

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Buy CISTUS x purpureus 'Alan Fradd'

Pot size: 2.5 or 3 Litre
£11.50 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING  Any 3+ for £9.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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