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Cistus ladanifer var. petiolatus 'Bennett's White'


Cistus ladanifer var. petiolatus 'Bennett's White'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Vigorous bushy shrub with cinnamon-colored stems and two-toned leathery leaves that are a glistening bright green on top and silver beneath. In spring showy white frilly, unusually large, gold-centered blooms deliver an awe-inspiring presentation. Plant in a sunny well drained position. Trim lightly after flowering. Excellent coastal plant.

 
Genus
Cistus
Species   ladanifer var. petiolatus
Cultivar   'Bennett's White'

Common name
Rock Rose

Family name
Cistaceae
Place of origin
Europe


DETAILS
Height
1.5 m
Width
1 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types / Grows in sandy soils / Needs well drained soil

Moisture
Prefers dry soil

Exposure
Frost hardy / Grows in sun or semi-shade / Tolerates coastal sites / Tolerates exposed sites.

Paradise / Sanctuary / Texture / Whimsical

Shrubs

Category
Small, height between 1 and 1.5 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 3.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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