The flat horizontal branches are arranged in a distinctive fishbone pattern that draws attention in rock gardens, trailing over walls or along sloping banks. Espalier Rock Cotoneaster for emphasis. Semideciduous in mild climates. Prune stray vertical branches to maintain prostrate habit.
Attributes - Cotoneaster horizontalis
Plant Type: Ground Cover, Shrub
Bloom Season: Mid Spring
Flower Color: Pink, White
Height: 2 ft. to 3 ft.
Width: 12 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil. Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Spider Mites.