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Narrow leaved Rockrose

Cistus monspeliensis

Description:

An attractive and fairly hardy evergreen shrub with narrow, sticky, dark green leaves. It produces clusters of pure white flowers with a center boss of yellow stamens and a distinct resin fragrance.

Habitat:

Grows in dry, sunny habitats and poor soils.

Notes:

Maltese name: Cistu Abjad

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MarikaMartinez
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MarikaMartinez

Malta, Malta

Spotted on Apr 22, 2013
Submitted on May 10, 2013

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