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CISTUS x purpureus 'Alan Fradd'



Commonly known as: Rock rose.


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

£12.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £9.00 each
Pot size: 2 or 3 Litre

Mature Size

1m (3ft) Medium Shrub Watering Can
  1m (3ft)
 

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  • Good to know - never prune hard. Pinch back after flowering. Wildlife plant - insects, butterflies.
  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of Origin - southern Europe.
  • 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)
  • Height - 1m (3ft)
  • Spread - 1m (3ft)
  • 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.
  • Full Sun - sheltered site.
  • well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil - generally lime tolerant, but can become chlorotic on chalky soils.
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