Cistus salviifolius 'Prostratus'
Cistus salviifolius 'Prostratus'
Prostrate Rockrose
White flowers with yellow centers cover sage like evergreen leaves in spring. The low, spreading habit makes this shrub very useful as a groundcover. It tolerates poor (gravelly) soil, dry banks and maritime conditions. (Shrub)
Bloom time Size Exposure
Spring 1-2' tall x 4-6' wide Sun 
Hardiness Zone:8,9,10
zone map Cold Hardy to 10° to 20°F
Attracts Bees Attracts BeesAttracts Butterflies Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant Deer ResistantDrought Tolerant Drought Tolerant
Evergreen EvergreenFire-Resistant Plants Fire-Resistant Plants
Prostrate or vining growth habit Prostrate or vining growth habitRockery or Alpine Plant Rockery or Alpine Plant