much smaller leaves than previous
R. Crowe, E. Hinman, T. Pollak, J. Woods
Predated upon, no flower or fruit
Cotoneaster (pronounced /kÃ‰â„¢Ã‹Ë†toÃŠÅ niÃ‹ÂÃ‹Ë†ÃƒÂ¦stÃ‰â„¢r/) is a genus of woody plants in the rose family, Rosaceae, native to the Palaearctic region (temperate Asia, Europe, north Africa), with a strong concentration of diversity in the genus in the mountains of southwestern China and the Himalayas. They are related to hawthorns (Crataegus), firethorns (Pyracantha), photinias (Photinia) and rowans (Sorbus).