Scientific Name: Cotoneaster horizontalis Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:rockspray cotoneasterTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Arching, Horizontal, Spreading
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial, Semi-evergreen, Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Leathery, Glabrous, Lustrous, Elliptic, Orbicular, Entire
Flowers: Flowers solitary, White, Red, May- Jun
Fruit: Pome, Orange, Red, Sep- Oct, (Persistent)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Attract birds, Erosion control, Espalier, Fall interest, Group or mass planting, Mixed shrub border, Rock garden, Winter interest, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Locally evergreen in mild winters; layered habit with fishbone branching pattern; leaves purple-red in fall. Winter ID: fruit bright red berries, 1 cm, above foliage, persistent.