Helianthemum 'Fire Dragon' / Rock Rose / 3 Plants

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Helianthemum 'Fire Dragon' / Rock Rose / 3 Plants

A lovely evergreen Rock Rose with grey-green leaves and single orange/red flowers in late spring to mid summer.  These are really good Mediterranean plants, growing well in a hot and sunny border, in gravel gardens and in coastal gardens.  They form good ground cover, up to a height of about 30cm and spread to a metre or more over time in a good position.

Rock Roses prefer full sun and moist well drained soil. Plants tolerate drought and coastal gardens once established.


These plants arrive in 9cm pots and are in active growth and ready to plant outside or into a container.

Grown in Cornwall, UK.

Pack of 3 plants (9cm pots).  

Hardiness Hardy evergreen sub-shrub (RHS Hardines H4)
Flowers May to July
Height 20-30cm
Spread 1 - 1.5m
Conditions  Full sun and well-drained soil.
Plant out Plants are ready to be planted out into the garden or into containers.  Allow at least 50cm between each plant.  Do not plant out in frozen soil wait for the soil to warm up in the spring.
Grow on Trim back as necessary after flowering, but do not trim back into hard wood.  There may be a second flush of flowers in summer after trimming.  The plants need little attention once established and are generally untroubled by pests and diseases.  Stem cuttings take well in summer.