Cotoneaster hylmoei Flinck & Hylmö
Cotoneaster salicifolius Franch. var. rugosus Rehd. & Wils.
Rosaceae
Cotoneaster hylmoei (41174 octets)
Evergreen shrub 2-4 m high. Leaves tough, elliptic-oblong, 4-8 cm long, 1.5-3 cm wide, dark green and rugose above, white wooly tomentose beneath. Apex acute to acuminate. Inflorescences in dense wooly corymbs 3-7 cm across. White flowers in June to July. Fruit globose, bright red, 5-8 mm across with 2-3 seeds. Hardy.

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Cultivated: France

Author: Frédéric Tournay from Jacques Zeller notes

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