Joy Creek Nursery

267-054D4   Cistus gardianus  

Cistus gardianus
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((C. creticus x C. albidus) x C. crispus) Cistus x gardianus (Robert Page) is a complex hybrid that has an upright and rounded habit. The aromatic leaves are woolly, soft to the touch and have wavy margins. Flowers can sometimes have a white band in each petal.

Early summer.  16 in. x 2.5 ft.

Pink flowers

Sun     Zones 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.

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
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