Cistus (Cistus ladanifer 'Blanche') in the Rockroses Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Cistus
Give a thumbs up White Rock Rose

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 4-8 feet
Plant Spread: 4-5 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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ID Help, Please...... by wcgypsy Aug 17, 2019 9:11 AM 8
Blooming in April.... by wcgypsy May 19, 2019 8:01 PM 70
ID Help, Please... by wcgypsy Jun 12, 2017 11:47 AM 29
Blooming in (still) December... by wcgypsy Dec 30, 2016 6:45 PM 0
Blooming in May 2016 by wcgypsy Jun 2, 2016 10:14 AM 94
What's Blooming in April.... by wcgypsy May 26, 2014 9:38 PM 52
Chat thread by wcgypsy Jan 20, 2020 7:26 PM 12,087

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