Scientific Name: Cistus x canescens Form: Mounded
Common Name:rock rose Texture:Medium
Family Name:CistaceaeHabit: Dense
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Pinnate venation, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Obovate, Ciliate
Flowers: Flowers solitary, (Floriferous), Pink, Jul- Aug
Fruit: Aborted (hybrids) or absent
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Summer interest, Perennial border
Key ID Features:Leaves opposite, simple, obovate, entire, 2-3 cm long; flowers cup-shaped with 5 petals, pink, 4-5 cm wide, July to August.