x HALIMIOCISTUS

All Flower MAY-JUN

Hybrid genus of evergreen shrubs with flowers that resemble rock roses. They are crosses between Cistus and Halimium and are found in hot, dry soils from Portugal to France where the parent species overlap.

Recommended for the base of a sunny wall or large rock garden.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
  • 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
    Shelter from cold drying winds.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Less hardy if grown in shade or very fertile soil.
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Portugal to France (Cevennes)
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Soil Conditions
    Free draining sandy soil
    Poor to moderately fertile soil.
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
x Halimiocistus - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of x HALIMIOCISTUS

 AWARD
x HALIMIOCISTUS sahucii

x HALIMIOCISTUS sahucii

a fully hardy low spreading shrub with pure white flowers which can go on from May to September

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £12 each
£14.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
 AWARD
x HALIMIOCISTUS wintonensis 'Merrist Wood Cream'

x HALIMIOCISTUS wintonensis 'Merrist Wood Cream'

pale creamy yellow with maroon band

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £12 each
£14.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

Useful extras...

Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2022 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2022      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.