Hesse Cotoneaster

General Information

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. 

Additional Information

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.   

Shipping Notes

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.    

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Mature Width 4 to 5 Feet
Mature Height 12 to 18 Inches
Light Full to Part Sun
Planting Zone 4 to 7

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US Planting Zones


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