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Beautiful Cotoneaster

Cotoneaster amoenus

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

1.5m

1.5m

Min

1m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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

Seed

Plant seed as soon as it's ripe in containers in cold frames.

Cuttings

Take semi ripe cuttings in late summer.

Special features of Beautiful Cotoneaster

Winter colour

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 .