Cistus salviifolius L.

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Cistus salviifolius

Photo of Cistus salviifolius L.

Cistus salviifolius L. – (Sage-leaved rock-rose)

Shrub of the Cistus family -cistaceae- up to 60 cm. Erect stems. Leaves petiolated, corrugated, ovate, green above and beneath, with hairs. White flowers till 2,5 cm, grouped in cymes. The fruit is a capsule. In sandy soils and scrub.

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19 March, 2021

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