Cotoneaster





Cotoneaster glaucophyllus

Sweet fuzzy-grey leaves in a stiff shrubby plant. Produces small white flowers in late spring. Later in fall there are reddish/orange berries.
 
Height: 6 ft.
Width: 6 ft.
Water: Drought-tolerant
Blooms: Spring
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 7





Cotoneaster microphyllus thymifolius

Low mounding shrub with arching branches instead of the stiffly upright branching of the species. Tiny dark green shiny leaves are the smallest of any Cotoneaster. Pink flowers followed by small red fruits.
 
Height: 1-2 ft.
Width: 4 ft.
Water: Moist but well-drained soil
Blooms: Mid-Spring to Mid-Summer
Exposure: Full Sun
Hardiness: Zone 5





Cotoneaster dammeri 'Streib's Findling'

A low growing almost horizontal cultivar. Thick, dark green, oval leaves with bright white flowers in spring and red fruit inn summer to fall.
 
Height: 0.5-1 ft.
Width: 5-8 ft.
Water: Well-drained to dry soils
Blooms: April-May
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 5