Hesse Cotoneaster is an ornamental deciduous shrub. It is a lower growing, spread shrub. It is a great plant for a variety of landscaping areas. The are smaller in size, but grow abundantly to give the plant a nice full look. The leaves are glossy and dark green in color throughout the growing season. In the fall they are a very nice purplish-red in color. Small pinkish-red flowers bloom in the springtime. Berries follow the flowers, maturing to bright red in the late summer time. These berries are attractive to birds.
Cotoneaster hessei grows to a height of 12 to 18 inches, with a spread of 4 to 5 feet. It is recommended for USDA climate zones 4 to 7. Hesse Cotoneaster grows best in full to partial sunlight. It tends to do well in average to moderate amounts of moisture in well drained soils. It is adaptable to a variety of conditions, and once established has good drought tolerance.
NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Due to Department of Agriculture regulations, we cannot send plants to California. Our products will ship with either USPS or FedEx. They should take 2 to 3 days to reach most areas that we ship to. All of our plants will be shipped out within 7 to 10 business days, with certain exceptions.