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Cotoneaster salicifolius 'Repens'

More About Cotoneaster salicifolius 'Repens'

  • Small, white, fragrant flowers
  • Green berries produced in June, turn red in the fall and persist into the winter
  • Glossy, medium green, narrow leaves
  • Creeping, spreading habit
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

6

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

175-200 cm

Colour:

White
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Spreading Willowleaf Cotoneaster Growing and Maintenance Tips

This plant is a non-aggressive, excellent, ground cover, re-rooting where the branches touch the soil. The relatively large leaves shade the soil, preventing weed growth. While it tolerates a range of soils and light levels, best, fruit production is in full sun or partial shade.


Cotoneaster salicifolius 'Repens' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Fast
Fast
Fragrant
Fragrant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Attributes

Berries

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Trailing
Spreading

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

 Suitable Substitutions for Cotoneaster salicifolius 'Repens'

Cotoneaster dammeri

Cotoneaster dammeri

Bearberry Cotoneaster