Joy Creek Nursery

267-024D4   Cistus creticus ssp. creticus 'Lasithi'  

Cistus creticus ssp. creticus 'Lasithi'
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The evergreen, somewhat rounded lance-shaped leaves are crimped on their margins like a pie crust. Their mint-green color contrasts nicely with the reddish stems, as does the whiteness of their lightly woolly reverses. In habit, this is compact and rounded. It was named for the site where it was collected in Crete.

Summer.  30 in. x 30 in.

Purple Pink flowers

Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9, 10
This is a genus of small to medium sized evergreen and semi-evergreen shrubs that are mostly from Europe and North Africa. They thrive in full sun and light, well-drained soil. They are drought tolerant when established.

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