Strieb's Findling Cotoneaster - Pre-Bonsai - Cotoneaster dammeri 'Strieb's Findling'

Regular price $24.99

Tiny glossy green leaves cover the unusual branching of the low-growing shrub that is perfect for mini gardening. Trim creeping branches back to keep in in check or let it trail down the side of the pot or wall.

These trees have been trained as "pre-bonsai." You can either keep training it the same way, or gradually redirect the canopy how you see fit. Either way, you have a nice little trunk to start off with, just keep it cleared of any new growth by pinching any new leaves off whenever you see them. 

Spring flowers turn into berries for the summer.

  • White or pinkish flowers in the summer followed by red inedible berries
  • Great for in-ground or containers
  • Needs full sun, in desert areas shelter it from the hot sun
  • Cold hardy in Zones 5 to 9, or to -20F
  • Heat zones 8 - 6
  • Needs well-drained soil
  • Regular water, let dry out to damp to avoid over-watering
  • Growth rate estimated at 3" to 6" per year, but can to be pruned
  • Spreading growth habit
  • An outdoor plant
  • Comes in a 4" pot



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We can only ship plants to the lower 48 States and Alaska. We are certified by the USDA.

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