Cistus x purpureus

Cistus x purpureus

A small evergreen rounded shrub with upright sticky red shoots, and dark green wavy edged leaves. In summer it produces numerous large rosy crimson flowers with a maroon basal blotch and contrasting yellow stamens. Hardy but requires good drainage, tolerates chalk well and is excellent on a dry sunny bank.

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Ground water

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Attractive for bees

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