Growing & Maintenance:

In spring, apply balanced fertilizer according to package directions. Check soil weekly for moisture. Water thoroughly when dry. Prune to shape in early spring. No winter protection is necessary.

Cranberry Cotoneaster

Cotoneaster apiculatus

Plant Type: Flowering Shrubs
Small, pale pink flowers debut early summer. Handsome, dark glossy green summer leaves, foliage becomes bronzy red in fall. Small, bright red berries attract birds.

Height: 3 Ft
Spread: 3-6 Ft
Spacing: 3-5 Ft
Hardiness Zone: 4-8
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Characteristics & Attributes for Cotoneaster apiculatus

Sunlight Requirements

Full Sun/Partial Shade (4-6 hours direct sunlight)

Invites Nature

Attracts Birds

Season of Interest (Flowering)


Season of Interest (Foliage)



Fall Color
Great Foliage

Foliage Color

Dark Green

Landscape Function

Foundation Planting
Border or Bed

Soil Preferences

Moist, Well-Drained