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Cistus salviifolius, Sageleaf Rockrose, Salvia Cistus

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Cistus salviifolius

Sageleaf Rockrose, Salvia Cistus
Family: Cistaceae
Origin: Mediterranean
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersFragrantEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Spice or herbSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short timeSeaside, salt tolerant plant

Sageleaf Rockrose is a low, very erect shrub about two to three feet in height.

It cannot grow in the shade. It requires dry or moist soil and can tolerate drought. The plant can tolerate maritime exposure.

The dried leaves are used as an adulterant for marjoram.


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Cistus salviifolius, Sageleaf Rockrose, Salvia Cistus

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Cistus salviifolius, Sageleaf Rockrose, Salvia Cistus

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Cistus salviifolius, Sageleaf Rockrose, Salvia Cistus

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