Cotoneaster salicifolius 'Scarlet Leader'

Scarlet Leader Willowleaf Cotoneaster

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Fast
Mature Height - 2-3'
Mature Width - 6-8'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Individual, small, unnoticeable.
Fruit - Bright red.
Leaf -
Fall Color - Evergreen, Suffusion of red purple in winter.
Bark -
Other Features - Evergreen groundcover valued for its ground hugging mat formation. Becomes less attractive with age.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Transplant as a container plant, best in moist well drained acid soil, sun to partial shade.
Native Habitat - Western China introduced 1908. Zones 6-7
Diseases and Insects - Hawthorn lacebug, canker scales, cotoneaster webworm.
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
-not currently in our collection-

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Cotoneaster.
- Other plants of the family Rosaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Cotoneaster.
- Other plants of the species Cotoneaster salicifolius.