Cotoneaster Coral Beauty
- Usually Flowers : May, June
- Wildlife Friendly
Evergreen, arching shrub, dense and mound forming with glossy, dark green leaves. Masses of white flowers borne in cymes, May to June, followed by a profusion of round, bright orange fruit. Excellent for ground cover and attractive to wildlife.
Cotoneaster horizontalis (Cotoneaster)
Spreading, dwarf, deciduous shrub bearing small, glossy, dark green leaves on regularly branched stems. Pink-tinged flowers during May. Ht.1mt.(3ft.). In autumn, leaves turn orange-red and red berries follow flowers. Bare stems give 'herringbone' pattern. Grow in full sun or part shade and well-drained, fairly fertile soil. Drought resistant. Good for ground cover, banks and walls.