Scientific Name: Cotoneaster franchetii Form: Oval - horizontal, Round
Common Name:Franchet cotoneasterTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Arching
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen Mature Size (ht. X w.):2 - 3m x 2 - 3m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Leathery, Glabrous, Lustrous, Pubescent, Elliptic, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Cyme, White, Pink, Jul- Aug
Fruit: Pome, Orange, Red, Dark-red, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Attract birds, Group or mass planting, Mixed shrub border, Rock garden, Wildlife food, Winter interest
Key ID Features:Upright arching evergreen shrub. Leaves are alternate, elliptic-ovate, gray/green above and silver and pubescent below. Oblong, orange-red fruit persist in winter.