Bearberry cotoneaster Cotoneaster dammeri

bearberry cotoneaster

ABOUT

C. dammeri is a vigorous, prostrate evergreen shrub spreading to 2m, with small, rounded veiny leaves and small white flowers in early summer, followed by bright red berries

Plant Info
Care
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family

      Rosaceae

    • Synonyms

      bearberry cotoneaster

    • Common names

      Cotoneaster humifusa, Cotoneaster humifusus

  • skullToxicity

    Fruit may cause mild stomach upset if ingested. Wear gloves and wash hands after handling

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type

      Evergreen

    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      1.5-2.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones

      H6

  • sunLight

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    group 8

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Drought Resistant Ground Cover Banks and Slopes Low Maintenance

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed or semi-hardwood cuttings

  • insectPests

    Can get aphids and brown scale

  • microbeDiseases

    May suffer from fireblight