Taxon  Report   9808 
Cistus incanus  L.
Hairy rockrose
Cistus incanus
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
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Cistus incanus
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Cistus incanus
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Cistus incanus, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Cistus incanus
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Family: CISTACEAE  
Genus: Cistus
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Cistus creticus
TJM2: Cistus incanus ssp. corsicus
TJM2: Cistus villosus
More information about  Cistus incanus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CIIN80)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 01, 2016).

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