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Cotoneaster pannosus Franch.
Family Malaceae
Cotoneaster pannosus Franch. APNI*

Description: Evergreen shrub 1–3 m high with arching branches.

Leaves elliptic, usually 20–25 mm long, 8–15 mm wide, apex acute-mucronate, upper surface dull and glabrous, lower surface white-tomentose, veins not conspicuous on upper surface; petiole 4–8 mm long.

Flowers white, c. 8 mm across, in 6–20-flowered pubescent clusters, 4–5 c. across. Pome usually ovoid to subglobose, 6–7 mm diam., red, ageing to crimson, 2-seeded.


Fruit
Photo J. R. Hosking

Herbarium
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Distribution and occurrence: Commonly cultivated, occasionally naturalized. Native of China.
NSW subdivisions: *CC, *NT, *CT, *ST, *NWS, *LHI
AVH map***

Text by G. J. Harden & A. N. Rodd
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)


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