Cotoneaster salicifolius

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaRosaceaeCotoneasterCotoneaster salicifolius

Ecology

A large, evergreen arching shrub found in woodland, scrub, hedgerows, rough grassland and amenity areas, and on roadsides, railway banks, walls and waste ground. It is sometimes planted but more frequently occurs as a bird-sown garden escape; abundant seed is produced and populations are often naturalised. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of W. China.

JNCC Designations

NHMSYS0000457626