Cotoneaster apiculatus

Cranberry Cotoneaster

This fast-growing group of evergreen-to-deciduous shrubs and ground covers features showy fruits that attract birds. Most are low-maintenance shrubs, requiring meager amounts of water and only occasional pruning to control shape and size. Plant in full fun, except in desert climates, where they need shade during the hottest time of day. Watch for fireblight. They do not transplant easily.
Cotoneaster apiculatus, Cranberry Cotoneaster
Like its name suggests, the fruit on this dense grower resembles clusters of large cranberries. Turns red in fall. More disease resistant than other varieties. Tolerates some shade.

Attributes - Cotoneaster apiculatus

Plant Type: Ground Cover, Shrub

Bloom Season: Mid Spring through Late Spring

Flower Color: Pink

Foliage: Deciduous

Height: 2 ft. to 3 ft.

Width: 6 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Alkaline Soil. Container Plants. Susceptible to Scales, Spider Mites.

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