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Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Violales (37)

        Family: Cistaceae (15)(family description)

          Genus: Cistus (7)

            Epithet: ladanifer (2)

              Variety: albiflorus Dunal

ladanifer => bearing ladanum, a gum resin used in perfumery

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Cistus ladanifer at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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