Common Names: gum rockrose
Type: Evergreen shrub
Size: 4 to 5 ft. high and wide
Flowers: Large white flowers with color accents, spring; sticky lance-shaped fragrant light green leaves.
Uses: Background, screen, hedge, slopes. Tolerates heat and salt air.
Wildlife: Deer resistive.
Sun: Full sun.
Pruning: Pinch longer stems to stimulate flowers.
Pests & Diseases: (None found.)
Notes: Leaves produce labdanum, a fragrant resin used in perfumes, soaps, and tobacco. Hardy to 20° F.