COTONEASTER dammeri

Bright scarlet berries, good ground cover
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Broadly obovate to elliptic, mid- to dark-green leaves 1.5-3cm(½-1¼in) long.
  • White
  • Height
    20cm (8in)
  • Spread
    2m (6ft)
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
    Vigorous, prostrate shrub with long, spreading shoots. White flowers are solitary or in clusters of 2-4.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
    Full sun produces more berries.
  • Partial shade

COTONEASTER dammeri

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - insects, birds.
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, woolly aphids, webber moth caterpillars, scale insects, fireblight, honey fungus.
    Place of origin
    China (Hubei)
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
    Obovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Will tolerate a dry position when established.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Bird friendly
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Cotoneaster - Growing Guide

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