Cotoneaster 'Hybridus Pendulus'
cotoneaster 'Hybridus Pendulus'
'Hybridus Pendulus' is a vigorous prostrate evergreen shrub with large, elliptic leaves and small white flowers followed by profuse red berries in autumn; often top-grafted to form a pendulous small tree to 2m tall
SynonymsCotoneaster salicifolius 'Pendulus'
Cotoneaster dammeri 'Hybridus Pendulus'
see moreCotoneaster × watereri 'Pendulus'
Cotoneaster frigidus 'Pendulus'
Cotoneaster henryanus 'Pendulus'
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Ultimate height0.1–0.5 metres
Time to ultimate height5–10 years
Ultimate spread1.5–2.5 metres
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Colour & scent
- Full sun
South–facing or North–facing or West–facing or East–facing
ExposureExposed or Sheltered
- Native to the UK
- 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
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How to grow
Grow in well-drained, dry situations in full sun
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- Wildlife gardens
- Cottage and informal garden
- Banks and slopes
- Flower borders and beds
- Ground cover
May suffer from fireblight
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