This is one of the hardiest and most adaptable of all low-growing Cotoneasters. The Cranberry Cotoneaster's large cranberry-red fruit persist into winter. Particularly effective on banks and along walls where its branches can trail downward. Its glossy dark green leaves turn reddish-purple in the fall.
Attributes - Cotoneaster apiculatus
Plant Type: Ground Cover, Shrub
Bloom Season: Late Spring
Flower Color: Pink, White
Height: 2 ft. to 4 ft.
Width: 6 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7, 8
Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates. Drought Tolerant, Long Blooming. Susceptible to Root Rot, Scales.