A picture of a Rock Rose

Rock Rose

Cistus x purpureus

Also known as

Sun Rose, Purple-Flowered Rock Rose

Cistus xpurpureus pm by Peter A. Mansfeld (CC BY 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

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    Special features of Rock Rose

    Attracts bees