Tree Cotoneaster Cotoneaster frigidus (Rosaceae) HEIGHT to 20m. Medium-sized tree or many-stemmed shrub. BARK Pale grey. BRANCHES Spineless. LEAVES Elliptical with entire margins, dark-green above, hairy and white below. Leaves persist and are semi-evergreen. REPRODUCTIVE PARTS Flowers small, but grouped into dense white clusters about 5cm across. Fruits, to 5mm long, round and red. STATUS AND DISTRIBUTION Native of Himalayas, planted here, sometimes naturalised.
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Tree Cotoneaster Cotoneaster frigidus (Rosaceae) HEIGHT to 20m. Medium-sized tree or many-stemmed shrub. BARK Pale grey. BRANCHES Spineless. LEAVES Elliptical with entire margins, dark-green above, hairy and white below. Leaves persist and are semi-evergreen. REPRODUCTIVE PARTS Flowers small, but grouped into dense white clusters about 5cm across. Fruits, to 5mm long, round and red. STATUS AND DISTRIBUTION Native of Himalayas, planted here, sometimes naturalised.

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