Cistus Grayswood Pink
R.H.S. Award of Garden Merit.
Small, evergreen Rock rose, shrub bearing numerous large saucer-shaped flowers in summer. Great holiday home plant and it needs littel care, Plant with Lampranthus and Osteospermums, and maybe Lavender
A good subject for hot, dry sites. Likes coastal areas.
Height and Spread: 75cmx105cm(30 in x 42 in) in 10 years.
Position: Needs well-drained soil and full sun, sheltered from cold winds. Thrives in poor, dry soil.
Planting: Water thoroughly before planting. Plant keeping the root-ball surface level with the surrounding soil, filling the hole with soil mixed with compost and a sprinkling of bone meal. Firm well and water in.
€6 large plant 2 litre pot.
Plant care: Keep moist until well established.