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March to June

Cistus monospeliensis (Cistaceae)

Narrow-leaved Cistus

Rocky slopes, waste ground, garigue. 0-2000ft. Distinguished from other Cistus species by the narrow, linear, unstalked leaves and white flowers. [A hybrid (C. monospeliensis x parviflorus) with pale pink flowers is noted by Meikle].

Akamas. 1.3.2004