Scientific Name: Cistus x pulverulentus 'Sunset'Form: Mounded
Common Name:Sunset rock rose Texture:Medium
Family Name:CistaceaeHabit: Dense
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 1.5 - 2.0m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 8a: (-12 to -9.5 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Pinnate venation, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Elliptic, Ciliate, Entire
Flowers: Magenta, Aug- Jun- Jul
Exposure: Full sun
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Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Summer interest
Key ID Features:Low, spreading shrub; Leaves simple, opposite, wavy margin, grey-green; flowers 5 cm wide with yellow centres and 5 pink petals (each last one day but continues throughout the summer).