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White rose rock

Helianthemum apenninum

Also known as

Rock rose

Helianthemum apenninum by Bernhard Betz (Bernhard Betz (cc-by-sa))

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

65cm

30cm

Min

25cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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White rose rock Overview

This is an evergreen low shrub. It will grow to about 45cm with a similar spread. The leaves are variable grey-green and downy. The flowers are about 25mm white with yellow centres and they will appear in the summer.

How to propagate White rose rock

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in early summer.

Other uses of White rose rock

Grown for their flowers. Is useful for rock gardens and dry banks and ground cover. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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