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Last updated 06/4/20 13:35.
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CISTUS pulverulentus 'Sunset'

Commonly known as Rock rose

Cerise pink flowers
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£14.00 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £12.00 each

plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
  • Evergreen - oblong, wavy-margined, greyish green leaves to 5cm (2in) long.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - 60cm (24in)
  • Spread - 90cm (39in)
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - compact, spreading habit. Flowers to 5cm (2in) across in profusion.
  • 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)
  • Full sun - sheltered site.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - drought tolerant and easily maintained. Clipping after flowering keeps the plant bushy. Remove not more than two thirds growth and do not cut into old wood.Wildlife plant - insects, butterflies.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - southwestern Europe.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept - slightly back from the sea with more shelter
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil - generally lime tolerant, but can become chlorotic on chalky soils.
  • Wildlife - Butterfly friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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60cm (24in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
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