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10 Franchet's Cotoneaster 2-3ft ,Semi-Evergreen Cotoneaster Franchetii Hedging

£16.99

Expected release date is 1st Nov 2020

10 Franchets Cotoneaster / Cotoneaster Franchettii Plants

60-90cm Bare-Root

 

These are BARE ROOTED plants which can be planted from the end of October until April and will be dispatched as soon as the weather turns cold and they become dormant.The dispatch date depends on the Autumn temperature and varies from year to year.

 

Cotoneaster franchetii (Franchet's Cotoneaster) is a species of Cotoneaster native to southwestern China, in the provinces of Guizhou, Sichuan, Xizang, and Yunnan, and also in adjacent northern Myanmar and northern Thailand.

 

Growing Details:

Genus: Cotoneaster
Species: Franchettii
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Moist
Height: 3m
Spread: 1m

 

Description:

It is an evergreen or semi-evergreen shrub growing to 3 m tall and can produce a beautiful hedge.(12-18 inches apart). The leaves are oval-acute, 2–3.5cm long and 1–1.5 cm broad, shiny green above, pubescent below with dense whitish to yellowish hairs. The flowers are produced in corymbs of 5–15 together, each flower 6–7 mm diameter, with the five petals pink on the outer side, white on the inner side. The fruit is a red pome 6–9 mm diameter; they are eaten by fruit-eating birds, which disperse the seeds in their droppings. 

 

For the bare root planting instructions, please click here.

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  1. Franchet's Cotoneaster 5

    Posted by Unknown on 21st Nov 2019

    Good strong plants