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CISTUS x argenteus 'Silver Pink'

Commonly known as Rock rose

Peach pink, very hardy
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  • Evergreen - silvery-green leaves to 6cm (2½in) long.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - peachy pink
  • Height - 1m (3ft)
  • Spread - 1m (3ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - neat mound-forming habit. Flowers are 5-6cm (2-2½in) across.
  • 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 easy maintenance. Pinch back young plants after flowering to promote a bushy habit. Wildlife plant - insects, butterflies.
  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of origin - southwestern Europe, northern Africa.
  • 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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Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
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