Cotoneaster salicifolius 'Pink Champagne'
cotoneaster 'Pink Champagne'
'Pink Champagne' is a vigorous, dense, large, arching shrub with white flowers in summer followed by yellow berries which become pinkish with age
SynonymsCotoneaster × watereri 'Pink Champagne'
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Ultimate height2.5–4 metres
Time to ultimate height10–20 years
Ultimate spread2.5–4 metres
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Colour & scent
- Full sun
- Partial shade
South–facing or East–facing or North–facing or West–facing
ExposureExposed or Sheltered
- Native to the UK
- Semi evergreen
- Pendulous weeping
- Potentially harmful
- Fruit may cause mild stomach upset if ingested. Wear gloves and wash hands after handling
Cotoneaster can be deciduous or evergreen shrubs or small trees, with simple, entire leaves and clusters of small white or pink flowers in spring and summer, followed by showy red, purple or black berries
- Name status
How to grow
Will tolerate dry situations but may need some shelter from cold, drying winds in colder climes
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings in late summer
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- Cottage and informal garden
- Wildlife gardens
- Banks and slopes
- Flower borders and beds
- Ground cover
May be subject to fireblight
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