Halimium libanotis

9.95

0.5m ht x 0.5m sp

5-10 years until maturity

H. calycinum is a compact, bushy, spreading, evergreen shrub with linear, glossy, dark green leaves and cup-shaped, bright yellow flowers in summer and autumn.

2 in stock

Botanical name

Halimium calycinum

Other names

Halimium commutatum, Sun rose, Woolly rock rose, Rock rose, Halimium libanotis

Genus

Halimium

Species

H. calycinum - H. calycinum is a compact, bushy, spreading, evergreen shrub with linear, glossy, dark green leaves and cup-shaped, bright yellow flowers in summer and autumn.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Bushy, Spreading

COLOUR

Flower

Bright-yellow in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest-free.

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings

WHERE TO GROW

Halimium calycinum (Sun rose) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Drought Tolerant, Cottage/Informal, Coastal, City, Beds and borders, Banks and Slopes, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Mediterranean

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained sandy soil in full sun.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered

Botanical name

Halimium calycinum

Other names

Halimium commutatum, Sun rose, Woolly rock rose, Rock rose, Halimium libanotis

Genus

Halimium

Species

H. calycinum – H. calycinum is a compact, bushy, spreading, evergreen shrub with linear, glossy, dark green leaves and cup-shaped, bright yellow flowers in summer and autumn.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Bushy, Spreading

COLOUR

Flower

Bright-yellow in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest-free.

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings

WHERE TO GROW

Halimium calycinum (Sun rose) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Drought Tolerant, Cottage/Informal, Coastal, City, Beds and borders, Banks and Slopes, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Mediterranean

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained sandy soil in full sun.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered