20 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
Beautiful Cotoneaster Overview
This densely branched evergreen has glossy green leaves which are greyish woolly underneath. In june it produces white flowers that have purple anthers which develop into red berries.
Common problems with Beautiful Cotoneaster
Can also be attacked by cotoneaster webber moths.
How to harvest Beautiful Cotoneaster
Cut branches as and when as required for floral arrangements.
How to propagate Beautiful Cotoneaster
Plant seed as soon as it's ripe in containers in cold frames.
Take semi ripe cuttings in late summer.
Special features of Beautiful Cotoneaster
Other uses of Beautiful Cotoneaster
A small shrub that can be included in borders and beds of informal garden. It can also be included in the cutting garden .