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Definition of "cistus" [cistus]

  • A rock-rose; a plant of the genus Cistus. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "cistus" in a sentence
  • "and plants from tropical regions including certain palms can be surprisingly winter hardy, but plants from the Mediterranean such as cistus and rosemary have increased vulnerability and are much more unreliable."
  • "Oeillet opens juicy and citrusy and with a definite hit of sage, cistus and galbanum absolute that gush out and breathes like drips of blood and wine on earth."
  • "Opening with labdanum, cistus oil, olibanum AKA frankincense and smoky notes of guiacwood and burning cedarwood, the scent gradually softens but remains rather linear and unchanging."