The Hancock Coralberry, Symphoricarpos x chenaultii 'Hancock', is easily grown in average, medium wet, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. It will tolerates wide range of soils. This dwarf hybrid coralberry cultivar is a low-growing, spreading, deciduous shrub which typically grows 1-1.5' tall. Its arching stems do not root where they touch the ground. The bell-shaped, pink flowers appear in summer along the stems in clusters and in spikes at the stem ends.
The fFlowers give way to clusters of pink/coral berries which mature in autumn. Berries persist into winter providing excellent color and interest. This plant displays dark green leaves (to 3/4" long). The berry-laden winter stems may be cut for indoor floral arrangements.
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Symphoricarpos x chenaultii 'Hancock'|
|Foliage||Dark Blue Green|
|Mature Height||2 - 3 feet|
|Mature Spread||6 feet+|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Sun|