Taxon  Report   2401 
Cotoneaster franchetii  Boiss.
Cotoneaster,  Francheti cotoneaster, orange cotoneaster
Cotoneaster franchetii , a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Cotoneaster franchetii
© 2006 Peter Zika
Cotoneaster franchetii
© 2001 Joe DiTomaso
Community: escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Cotoneaster
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Cotoneaster franchetii  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (COFR3)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 01, 2014).

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