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Taxon: Cotoneaster horizontalis Decne.

Genus: Cotoneaster
Family: Rosaceae subfamily: Amygdaloideae tribe: Maleae subtribe: Malinae.
Nomen number: 11749
Place of publication: Ann. Gén. Hort. 22:168. 1879
Comment: date of publication verified from original literature
Name verified on: 01-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 01-Aug-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • herringbone cotoneaster   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – English   [Cotoneaster horizontalis var. horizontalis]
  • rock cotoneaster   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • rock-spray   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • wall cotoneaster   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • ping zhi xun zi   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • xiao ye ping zhi xun zi   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese   [Cotoneaster horizontalis var. perpusillus]
  • cotonéaster horizontal   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – French   [Cotoneaster horizontalis var. horizontalis]
  • Fächer-Zwergmispel   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – German   [Cotoneaster horizontalis var. horizontalis]
  • lingonoxbär   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
  • spaljéoxbär   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Gansu, Guizhou, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan, Zhejiang
    Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Nepal

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Eastern Asia: Japan
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia [s.e.]
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Europe
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Washington
    Canada [s.w.]

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Dickoré, W. B. & G. Kasperek. 2010. Species of Cotoneaster (Rosaceae, Maloideae) indigenous to, naturalising or commonly cultivated in central Europe. Willdenowia 40:28.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Flinck, K. E. & B. Hylmö. 1966. A list of series and species in the genus Cotoneaster. Bot. Not. 119:452.
  • Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2. 1977–1982. Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu).
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Meyer, F. G. et al. 1994. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea. [cult.].
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
  • Webster's third new international dictionary.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Cotoneaster horizontalis Decne.:


Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?11749 (24 April 2014)

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