Hessei Cotoneaster

Cotoneaster x 'Hessei'

SKU
40207
Compact, low spreader forming intricate layers of branches with Tiny green foliage. Pinkish red spring flowers, small red fruit in fall. Great cover for banks or slopes and erosion control.
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5-7

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Full sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationkot-on-ee-ASS-ter
Average Size at MaturityFast grower to 2-3 ft. tall and 6-10 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact, Spreading
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureOrnamental Berries, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-7

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 6

Good to grow!