HOLLY ACRES NURSERY
5403 HWY 86 ELIZABETH, CO 80107 303-646-8868
Peking Cotoneaster Cotoneaster 'Peking'
Useful natural hedge or screen with reddish flowers followed by interesting, long-lasting black fruit. Brilliant orange-red fall foliage. Thrives in poor soil, needs little maintenance. Deciduous. Valuable hedge material for difficult soils. . Can be used as an informal barrier or sheared. A super tall screen used for privacy, division or as a background for more colorful plants. Ideal for dividing front yard from back or blocking unsightly neighbor views. Resilient boundary marker; use to cover swimming pool or tennis court fence.
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape. Pruning time: winter.
|Key feature:||Hedge Plant|
|Cold hardiness zones:||4 - 8|
|Light needs:||Full sun|
|Water Needs:||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Size:||10 ft. tall and wider.|
|Special features:||Attracts Birds, Deer Resistant, Easy Care, Fall Color, Ornamental Berries, Year-round Interest|