Helianthemum nummularium Wisley Primrose New Item

Sun Rose, Rock Rose

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 12" (Plant 24" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Mid-Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Pink / Pink
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Resembling tiny wild roses, the single soft-yellow silky flowers surround feathery darker yellow stamens. This evergreen sub-shrub with smoky green foliage will fill in quickly and is quite drought tolerant once established. An Award of Garden Merit winner.

Helianthemum Wisley Primrose is named for the RHS Wisley Gardens in Woking, England. A Mediterranean native, perfect for any sunny location, it looks lovely cascading over a low wall.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • OK in Containers
  • Evergreen
  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Groundcovers

Helianthemum General Information:

Sun Roses, evergreen subshrubs, are extremely drought tolerant once established. Vivid colored flowers will blanket the low mound of wiry stems.

Helianthemum Plant Care:

Plants must have good winter drainage. Best grown in dry, alkaline, sandy well-drained soil in full sun. Shear lightly immediately after flowering to shape and encourage additional growth and possible rebloom.

$13.95 ea.
(3+) $13.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: HEWR