Helianthemum apenninum   White Rockrose

Helianthemum appeninum whole Spain Helianthemum appeninum close Spain

The very similar Helianthemum almeriense also grows in this region yet the commoner H. apenninum with its prostrate habit and greyish foliage is also found in this desert region of Spain. H. apenninum is a native of the British Isles as well as of the Mediterranean region.

Dry valley near Tabernas, Spain 21st March 2007

Added on February 4th 2009, updated 3rd April 2010, updated 28th May 2013

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