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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
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  • Evergreen - dark-green, lance-shaped leaves.
  • Red - with red marks
  • Striped, Veined or Multicoloured
  • White
  • Height - 1m (3ft)
  • Spread - 1m (3ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - rounded shrub. Flowers to 7cm (3in) with a crumpled appearance.
  • 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 - never prune hard. Pinch back after flowering. Wildlife plant - insects, butterflies.
  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of origin - southern Europe.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • 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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