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Herringbone Cotoneaster

Cotoneaster horizontalis

Also known as

Wall Spray, Rock Spray, Wall Cotoneaster, Rock Cotoneaster

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

2m

50cm

Min

1m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Herringbone Cotoneaster Overview

This species is a decorative deciduous shrub with a low and spreading habit from China. The branches will spread to form a dense, stiff-branched mound. The leaves are elliptic to rounded; they are small, glossy and dark green. In the late spring and early autumn, pinkish-white flowers are followed by bright red fruits which are long-lasting.

Common problems with Herringbone Cotoneaster

How to propagate Herringbone Cotoneaster

Cuttings

Propagate from seed or cuttings.

Seed

Special features of Herringbone Cotoneaster

Ground cover

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Other uses of Herringbone Cotoneaster

Rock garden, hedging, border, foliage, edging, banks, specimen. Summer interest.

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