Helianthemum 'Rhodanthe Carneum' AGM

Cistaceae

 

Habitat: open, sunny places

 

Soil: well drained

 

Height: 10 cm

 

Flowering: summer

 

Width: 40 cm

           


           

The rock roses are excellent and easy plants for a sunny place in a rock garden or raised bed. There are many different bright colours of flowers, and some have greyish leaves.

Helianthemum 'Rhodanthe Carneum' is also known as Helianthemum 'Wisley Pink' and has silver-grey foliage and large pink flowers, with an orange centre.
HEW-1
1 litre pot £5.00

Helianthemum - some other suggestions
invisible.gif Helianthemum 'Cerise Queen' is a double-flowered form with very bright pink flowers (one hesitates to say lurid), with yellowy-orange centres, over rich green, narrow leaves.
invisible.gif Helianthemum cupreum has very bright orange flowers, rather darker orange towards the centre. A very colourful plant, great growing over a rock in the garden garden, or at the edge of a raised bed.
invisible.gif Helianthemum 'Fireball' has double flowers of a brilliant, fiery red.
invisible.gif Helianthemum 'The Bride' is well-named as the delicate, pure white flowers have a taffeta-like quality; with siver-grey foliage. Very pretty.