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botanical name:
Cotoneaster lacteus
Cotoneaster lacteus © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 4.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
Large oval leathery leaves with prominent veins. Small red berries carried in large clusters, often lasting well through the winter.

Any soil in sun or part shade. Very tolerant.

Excellent as a hedge or informal screen and can also be trained to form a small evergreen tree, suitable for modest urban gardens.

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