Rosaceae Week: Cotoneaster coriaceus from California

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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 3, 2011, 10:25:55 PM10/3/11
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Cotoneaster Coriaceus Franch.
Syn: Cotoneaster lacteus

Evergreen shrub from W. China with arched tomentose branches; leaves lanceolate to elliptic, 3-6 cm long, tomentose beneath; flowers white in clusters; fruit ovoid, red, 6 mm across.

Photographed from California, commonly planted along roadsides. 





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Dr. Gurcharan Singh
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SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
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