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botanical name:
Cotoneaster radicans
Cotoneaster radicans © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Cotoneaster dammeri var. radicans
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.15m
width: 2.40m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: maroon
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
Prostrate evergreen with glossy dark green leaves up to 40mm long. Small white flowers in early summer, followed by red berries.

Any soil in sun or part shade. Very tolerant.

From seed, cuttings or by layering.

other notes:
Plants sold as Cotoneaster dammeri var. radicans are often the cultivar Cotoneaster dammeri 'Major', rather than this species.

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