Cistus x purpureus
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August
Compact, evergreen shrub with dull green leaves. Purple-pink flowers with large dark red blotch at base of petals during summer. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). Needs full sun and preferably shelter from cold winds.
Cistus x purpureus Alan Fradd
- Usually Flowers : June, July
Rounded, evergreen shrub with dark green leaves. Masses of white flowers with a purple blotch at base of each petal from June to July. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). Frost hardy. Grow in full sun and well-drained, fairly fertile soil. Best given winter protection in cold areas. Good for front of border and containers.