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COTONEASTER microphyllus

Commonly known as Rose box

Evergreen with coral-red berries
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£12.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £9.00 each

  • Evergreen - small, oblong, glossy, dark-green leaves to 1cm (½in) long
  • White
  • Height - 1m (3ft)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - stiffly-branched shrub of compact habit. Solitary flowers.
  • 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 for best berry production.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Good to know - wildlife plant - insects, birds.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, woolly aphids, scale insects, webber moth caterpillars, fireblight, honey fungus.
  • Place of origin - Himalayas
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - will tolerate a dry position when established.
  • Wildlife - Bird friendly -
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Cotoneaster - Growing Guide
1m (3ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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