Cotoneaster lacteus hedge

Cotoneaster lacteus is a fast growing shrub perfect for garden of any size. The small oval evergreen leaves are gray on top and white underneath. In spring large clusters of white flower are followed by red berries in autumn.

Its best to plant Bare Root hedging in a double staggered row, and Pot Grown / Rootballed hedging in a single row.

Plant Spacing:
Bare Root. When planting smaller (60cm and below) plants you will need 6 plants per metre, and for the medium size (60cm and above) you will need 5 per metre, and for the larger size (90cm and above) plants you will need 4.5 per meter. 

Pot Grown / Root Balled. When planting smaller (80cm and below) plants you will need 5 plants per metre, and for the medium size (80cm and above) you will need 4 per metre, and for the larger size (120cm and above) plants you will need 3 to 3.5 per meter. 

Cotoneaster lacteus hedge
Cotoneaster lacteus hedge
Cotoneaster lacteus hedge
 
 

Key Facts
Final height 2.4m Final spread 1.0m Likes all types of soil Full shade Red flowers Evergreen
Full hardy Fruit for birds Autumn colour Annual growth 10cm to 20cm

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