Cistus 'Snow Fire'
Common name: 
Snow Fire Rockrose
Pronunciation: 
SIS-tus
Family: 
Cistaceae
Genus: 
Type: 
Broadleaf
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Evergreen shrub, 4-5 ft (1.2-1.5 m) high, similar spread, rounded form, reddish stems.  Leaves opposite, simple, bright green, wavy-edged.  Flowers white with burgundy-red blotch at the base of each petal, 6.5 cm wide.
  • Sun, well-drained soil.  Can be pruned.
  • Hardy to USDA Zone (7) 8    Derived from C. × dansereaui ‘Decumbens’ × ? × C. inflatus × C. populifolius subsp. major.
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  • plant habit, flowering

    plant habit, flowering

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    flower and leaves