Cistus corbariensis syn. C. x hybridus (Sun Rose)
- Usually Flowers : May, June
Bushy, dense, evergreen shrub bearing wrinkled, wavy-edged, dark green leaves. Masses of white flowers with yellow boss of stamens borne during late spring and early summer. Ht.0.8mt.(2.5ft.). Best in full sun and light, well-drained soil. Good for coastal regions.
Cistus x pulverulentus Sunset (Sun Rose)
- Usually Flowers : June, July
Compact evergreen with sage green, wavy edged leaves. Masses of magenta flowers with golden centres. June to July. Ht.60cm.(2ft.). Grow in sun and fertile, well-drained soil with winter protection in cold areas. Drought and lime tolerant. Good for ground cover, edging, sheltered borders and coastal regions.