Go Back Coralberry Candy

Symphoricarpos x doorenbosil 'Kolmcan'
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Plant Type: Hostas

Plump, candy-pink berries ripen in early fall, as the last of summer’s small pink flowers swell into pearls. As the leaves fall, each arching stem is adorned with berries which remain on through the winter. Compact form for the border or in masse. Do not ingest berries. Bred by Peter Kolster.

Height: 2-2.5′. Spread: 2.5-3′. Shape: Compact arching. Exposure: Full Sun. Foliage: Dark green. Fall Foliage: Insignificant. Zone: 4-9.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Flower Color

Candy-pink

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

2.5-3.

Good Companions

Plant Height

2-2.5'

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-9

Soil Moisture

well drained

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Bloom Time

Early Fall

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full Sun

Growth Rate

Average

Seasonal Interests

Fall flowers and berries (non edible).