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Cistus salviifolius 'Prostratus'
Prostrate Rockrose
Cistus salviifolius 'Prostratus'
Code: 7065Family: CistaceaeGenus: Cistus
Plant Type:Shrub,Groundcover
White flowers with yellow centers cover sage-like evergreen leaves in spring. The low spreading habit makes it a very satisfying low shrub for use as a groundcover. It tolerates poor (gravelly) soil, dry banks and maritime conditions.
Blooms: Spring
Growth Rate: Fast,Moderate
Size Range: 10-18" tall x 72" wide
Cultural Information
Sun Sun
Soil: Average,Rich,Tolerates Poor,Well-drained,Moist,Tolerates Dry,Tolerates Sandy,Tolerates Clay,Loam,Tolerates Rocky,Not particular
Water Use: Drought Tolerant,Low
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 7,8,9,10,11
Cold Hardy to 0° to 10°F
Features and Benefits
Deer Resistant Deer ResistantDrought Tolerant Drought Tolerant
Evergreen EvergreenProstrate or vining growth habit Prostrate or vining growth habit
Showy Flowers Showy Flowers
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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