rock rose


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Noun1.rock rose - any of numerous varieties of helianthemums having small rose-like yellow or white or reddish flowersrock rose - any of numerous varieties of helianthemums having small rose-like yellow or white or reddish flowers
helianthemum, sun rose, sunrose - any plant of the genus Helianthemum; vigorous plants of stony alpine meadows and dry scrub regions
2.rock rose - small shrubs of scrub and dry woodland regions of southern Europe and North Africa; grown for their showy flowers and soft often downy and aromatic evergreen foliage
Cistus, genus Cistus - small to medium-sized evergreen shrubs of southern Europe and North Africa
Cistus albidus, white-leaved rockrose - compact white pubescent shrub of southwestern Europe having pink flowers
Cistus ladanifer, Cistus ladanum, common gum cistus - shrub having white flowers and viscid stems and leaves yielding a fragrant oleoresin used in perfumes especially as a fixative
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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So they started on their way, and after much wandering they reached a spot where a great rock rose straight up in the middle of the road.
Certain tall white cones of rock rose out of the purple sea; they flushed in the afternoon light and their vague rosiness gave them a human expression in face of the cold expanse toward which the prow was turned; they seemed to say farewell, to be the last note of a peopled world.
poinsettia punch WITH spruce tips cited as the hero ingredient in the special Winter Edition of Rock Rose Premium Scottish Gin (PS34, 70cl, Dunnet Bay Distillers), the original elements have been scaled down to allow the earthy and gentle citrusy notes from the spruce to shine.
POINSETTA PUNCH With spruce tips cited as the hero ingredient in the special Winter Edition of Rock Rose Premium Scottish Gin, the original elements have been scaled down to allow the earthy and gentle citrusy notes from the spruce to shine.
3/5 Liz Earle Rosemary & Rock Rose Hand Repair, PS21 (lizearle.
Among the new British brands are Makar, made in Glasgow, Speyside's Caorunn and Caithness's Rock Rose.
Helianthemum, more commonly known as the rock rose, are an invaluable rockery/ ground cover plant with a height of 10-15cm and a spread of 30-40cm.
It comprises impatiens, star of Bethlehem, rock rose, cherry plum and clematis.
Alpine varieties such as rock rose, sedums and alpine dianthus will get you started with flowers and foliage.
Tego Cistus is a standardized plant extract highly enriched in polyphenols from the pink rock rose.
As the moon expanded, molten rock rose from its deep interior to cool and solidify into long gashes buried beneath the surface.