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Showy flowers, resembling rock roses (Cistus and Helianthemum) for the front of the border, rock garden or container.
Genus of 9-12 species of evergreen shrubs found in thickets, rocky and sandy places and dry woodland in the Mediterranean, Turkey and North Africa.
Good to know - flowers best in regions with long, hot summers.
Pests & Diseases - none.
Place of Origin - Mediterranean,Turkey, N. Africa.
Evergreen - light- to grey-green leaves.
Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
Full Sun - requires a sheltered warm spot. Will not tolerate cold, drying winds.
Free draining sandy soil - moderately fertile.
Flower Shape - Saucer-shaped