|C. x skanbergii (C. monspoliensis x C. parviflorus) are bright pink, 1 inch flowers appear in late spring and summer amidst attractive grey green leaves. Durable dry bank cover or rock garden plant. Tolerates poor soil and difficult growing conditions. Withstands salt spray. Best growth and flower production in full sun. Hardy in zone 7b. Grows to a 1 to 2 feet tall and wide. Keep moist until completely established. Drought tolerant when established. Fertilize in spring just before new growth begins. Cut old stems occasionally to keep plant vigorous. Pinch or shear to thicken growth.