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Cistus x fernandesiae P. Silva

Anne Palmer

Cistus x fernandesiae P. Silva ‘Anne Palmer’

Key facts

Parentage: C. ladanifer x C. crispus
Flower colour: pink
Flower diameter: 6.5cm
Height & Spread: 1m x 1m
Habit: upright, then sprawling
Notes: not very hardy, but worth every effort for its stunning flowers
Cultivar: ‘Anne Palmer’ – a real gem. Raised by Collingwood (‘Cherry’) Ingram, using C. ladanifer var. sulcatus. Petals RHS Colour Chart ref. 62A.