Trees by Genus

Genus 'Cotoneaster'

Cotoneaster frigidus

Cotoneaster frigidus (Himalayan Tree-cotoneaster)

Cotoneaster frigidus

Native: Himalaya

Location: Grown for ornament in gardens and parks.

A small tree or shrub

Foliage

Leaves are downy when young but become hairless through the summer.

Flowers

Cotoneaster frigidus

Flowers open in June are about 0.8cm across in flat clusters which can be as much as 5cm wide.

Fruits

Cotoneaster frigidus

Perhaps the most striking feature are the fruits which clothe all branches. They ripen in September and remain on the tree through winter.