Rock rose 'Alan Fradd'
Cistus x purpureus 'Alan Fradd' is a cultivar which is also known by the common name purple-flowered rock rose. This evergreen shrub typically grows to around 1m tall and wide. It bears attractive blousy white blooms with yellow-orange centres. These flowers are coloured with a crimson spot near the centre, at the base of each petal. This plant is well suited to growing in areas of poor soil, provided full sun and shelter are provided. Tolerates saline conditions well and may be planted in coastal areas.