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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
description:
Large oval leathery leaves with prominent veins. Small red berries carried in large clusters, often lasting well through the winter.

cultivation:
Any soil in sun or part shade. Very tolerant.

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

other notes:
RHS AGM

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