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Cranberry Cotoneaster - 2 Gallon (1-1.5ft)

Original price $64.99 - Original price $64.99
Original price
$64.99 - $64.99
Current price $64.99
size: 2 Gallon

Ships Spring 2024!

This item will ship in early Spring. Need to specify a different shipping date? Just leave a note at checkout!

Shipping Details

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Warranty & Returns

Standard Warranty:

All of our trees and shrubs come with a 30-day warranty from the date of delivery. This means that if your tree/shrub is damaged in shipment or if it dies within 30 days of your delivery, we will gladly offer a replacement or credit. Should you receive your tree/shrub during dormancy, and it does not emerge from dormancy by June 1st - the same replacement policy applies.

If, within this period, you notice any issues with the health or condition of your plants, please contact us immediately. We will work with you to provide a suitable solution.

1 Year Extended Warranty Option:

For added peace of mind, we offer a 1 year extended warranty option. You can choose to purchase an extended warranty for 12% of your cart total at the time of purchase. This extended warranty covers your trees and shrubs for 1 year from the date of delivery. If your tree/shrub dies within the extended warranty period, we will provide you with a replacement plant or issue store credit for the amount of your original purchase. Shipping fees are not included.

3. Warranty Claim Process:

If you need to make a warranty claim, please follow these steps:

  • Contact our customer support team at as soon as you notice any issues with your plant's health.
  • Provide your order number, a description of the issue, and photos documenting the issue.
  • We may request additional photos or other information to assess the problem.

How are heights measured?

Tree and Shrub heights are measured from the top of the root ball or soil, measuring only the above ground portion of your tree your shrub.

How does shipping work?

We ship either UPS or via our own delivery trucks. After you place your order you'll receive notifications at each step of the way to keep you informed on your item's travels!

Many items are listed in Gallon sizes, what does that mean?

The Gallons refer to the size of the pot that the plant is in. It's simply an industry standard for sizing trees and shrubs. All of our items should have the actual height listed on the description page. If you have any questions regarding sizing, feel free to reach out to us!

Do you help with plant suggestions?

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Can I postpone my delivery date?

Sure! Include a note during checkout or reach out to us at immediately after placing your order, and we'd be happy to help!


The Cranberry Cotoneaster (Cotoneaster apiculatus) is a versatile and attractive ground cover plant that's sure to add beauty and functionality to your garden. This hardy shrub is known for its vibrant red berries, which adorn its branches in the fall, creating a stunning visual display. With the right care, this low-maintenance plant can thrive in a variety of settings, making it an excellent addition to any landscape.

Growing Zones: Cranberry cotoneaster is well-suited for USDA Hardiness Zones 4-7. It can withstand a range of conditions, from chilly winters to warm summers, making it adaptable to various regions.

Key Features:

  • Stunning Berries: The bright red berries of the cranberry cotoneaster add a burst of color to your garden during the autumn season, attracting birds and wildlife.
  • Ground Cover: This plant forms a dense, low-lying ground cover, perfect for erosion control on slopes or as a decorative border plant.
  • Drought Tolerance: Once established, cranberry cotoneaster is highly drought-resistant, making it an eco-friendly choice for your garden.
  • Low Maintenance: Minimal pruning and care are needed to keep this plant thriving.

Basic Care Tips:

  1. Planting: Choose a well-draining location with full to partial sun exposure. Prepare the soil by adding organic matter for optimal results.

  2. Watering: Water regularly during the first growing season to help establish the roots. Afterward, water sparingly, as the cranberry cotoneaster is drought-tolerant.

  3. Pruning: Light pruning in the early spring can help maintain the desired shape and encourage new growth.

  4. Fertilizing: Fertilize in the spring with a balanced, slow-release fertilizer to support healthy growth.

  5. Pest and Disease Resistance: This shrub is known for its resilience against pests and diseases, making it a low-maintenance choice.

  6. Winter Protection: In colder climates, consider mulching the base of the plant to protect the roots during harsh winters.