- Common Name: Purple Rock Rose
- Synonyms: Cistus crispus misapplied, Cistus x purpureus 'Betty Taudevin'
- Position: Full sun, South-facing, West-facing, Sheltered
- Soil: Well-drained, Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
- Flowers: Summer
- Flower Colour: Pink, Purple, Red
- Hardiness: H4 - Hardy through most of the UK
- Habit: Evergreen, Bushy
- Height & Spread: 100cm × 100cm
A small, bushy evergreen shrub with narrow, dull green leaves and bearing bright purplish-pink flowers splashed with maroon at the base, in summer.
Cistus x purpureus