DESCRIPTION: Known as the 'hedge cotoneaster' for very good reason; makes a stunning hedge as it is fast growing and takes pruning well; one of the toughest and hardiest of this genus. Dark green, glossy leaves turn a showy scarlet colour in fall. Small pink flowers in spring followed by dark purple berries in summer. Typically planted every 2-3 feet for fast hedge results.
BOTANICAL NAME: Cotoneaster lucidus
AVERAGE MATURE HEIGHT: 1.5 Meters
AVERAGE MATURE SPREAD: 1.5 Meters
SUN EXPOSURE: Full sun to partial shade
FLOWER COLOUR: Pink
FLOWERING TIME: Spring
FOLIAGE COLOUR: Dark glossy green
COLD HARDINESS: Zone 2 ( Should survive up to -42.7° Celsius )
WATER NEEDS: Average - Drought tolerant
OTHER FEATURES: Deer Resistant, Fall Colour, Hedge, Bee Friendly, Ornamental Fruit
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**Warranty does not apply to frost damage, hail damage, wind damage or any other acts of mother nature. Plants must be properly planted, properly watered and cared for. Warranty only applies to items purchased at full price or to a maximum discount of 10% unless otherwise specified.