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Cotoneaster x watereri 'John Waterer' (Watere's cotoneaster 'John Waterer')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
2m
Max height
2m
Max spread
10-20 years
To maturity
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name

Cotoneaster x watereri 'John Waterer'

Other names

Watere's cotoneaster 'John Waterer'

Genus

Cotoneaster Cotoneaster

Variety or Cultivar

'John Waterer' _ 'John Waterer' is a large semi-evergreen shrub with narrow leaves, large clusters of white flowers, and red berries.


Cotoneaster x watereri 'John Waterer' is: Evergreen

Habit

Spreading, Arching

Toxicity

Fruit can cause stomach upset if eaten.

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

White in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Scale insects , Woolly aphid Scale insects , Woolly aphid

Fireblight Fireblight

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Cotoneaster x watereri 'John Waterer' (Watere's cotoneaster 'John Waterer') will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 2m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Drought Tolerant, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Grow in well-drained soil in full sun or part shade. Needs some shelter from cold, drying winds.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Cotoneaster x watereri 'John Waterer'

Other names

Watere's cotoneaster 'John Waterer'

Genus

Cotoneaster Cotoneaster

Variety or Cultivar

'John Waterer' _ 'John Waterer' is a large semi-evergreen shrub with narrow leaves, large clusters of white flowers, and red berries.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Spreading, Arching

Toxicity

Fruit can cause stomach upset if eaten.

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

White in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Scale insects , Woolly aphid

Specific diseases

Fireblight

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Cotoneaster x watereri 'John Waterer' (Watere's cotoneaster 'John Waterer') will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 2m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Drought Tolerant, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Grow in well-drained soil in full sun or part shade. Needs some shelter from cold, drying winds.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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