Cistus creticus ~ Pink Rock-Rose

Cistus creticus ~ Pink Rock-Rose



Evergreen perennial bush, 50-70 cm long, with many branches, forming a hemispherical growth, hairy

Leaves: Egg-shaped, rough, thick, dark green, with wavy margins, hairy

Flowers: 4-6 cm in diameter, pink; petals wrinkled, soon dropping; capsule 1 cm long, egg-shaped, covered by silky hairs
Flowering: April-June

Habitat: Mountains and forest areas in Irbid, Ajloun, Jarash, Salt and Amman

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