Area of origin: China.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 2m, width up to 2m (6.6').
Soil Type: All.
Hardiness: Hardy to -15°C.
Exposure: Full sun
Properties and uses:
White flowers in June and July. The young branches become white and then yellow. The older wood is red. The leaves are dark green leaves on top and white then yellow underneath. The red fruits in October are very numerous. Often planted alone or within a mixed hedge.
List of Cotoneaster:
• Cotoneaster dammeri, excellent plant for ground cover, Its white flowers appear around the month of May.
• Cotoneaster Franchetii, white blossom in June, beautiful deep orange berries in September and October.
• Cotoneaster horizontalis, excellent ground covering plant, abundant bright red berries, deciduous foliage, turning orangey red in the autumn.