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Rock rose

Helianthemum canum

Full Sun
Light watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Rock rose Overview

This wild flowering species is quite small with narrow leaves, the flowers are about 10-15mm and will bloom from late spring to summer.

How to propagate Rock rose

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in early summer.

Other uses of Rock rose

Grown for their flowers. Is useful for rock gardens and dry banks and ground cover. Suitable for coastal conditions.