X Halimiocistus sahucii
Sahuc rock rose, Cistus sahucii, X Halimiocistus revolii
X H. sahucii – X H. sahucii is a compact, mound-forming, evergreen shrub with linear to narrowly lance-shaped, dark green leaves and, in summer, saucer-shaped, white flowers with yellow stamens.
Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
White, Yellow in Spring
Green in All seasons
Pruning group 9
WHERE TO GROW
X Halimiocistus sahucii (Sahuc rock rose) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.9m after 5-10 years.
Banks and Slopes, City, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Gravel, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Mediterranean
Grow in well-drained, poor to moderately fertile, sandy soil in sun with shelter from cold, drying winds. Not as hardy if grown in fertile soil or in shade.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral