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Cultural Details for Cotoneaster dammeri 'Coral Beauty'

Common Name:
Coral Beauty Bearberry Cotoneaster

Growth Rate:
Fast

Average Mature Height:
1' possibly up to 2.5'

Average Mature Width:
3-6'

Flower Details:
White 5 petaled .33-.50" borne late May.

Fruit Details:
Pome, 0.25" wide, Coral red fruits

Fall Color:
evergreen

Bark Details:
Stems pubescent when young, reddish -brown at maturity

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Mites, hawthorn lacebug and fireblight

Native Habitat:
China, introduced 1900

Other Features:
Excellent evergreen ground cover on banks, gentle slopes and masses.

Culture and Care:
Transplants well from containers, adaptable, very easy to grow.

This plant was blooming:

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
Bed 84

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu