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From the beginning of spring until summer, this woody evergreen shrub is decked with pinkish flowers which are borne in clusters on the new stem growth. Their petals are fused together forming a long tube from which protrudes five stamens - pollen containing stalks.
Commonly found in valleys, rocky sides or maquis.
Maltese name: Qarn il-Moghza
Spotted on Apr 26, 2013
Submitted on May 6, 2013