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Scarlet Firethorn

Pyracantha coccinea


Pyracantha coccinea is the European species of Firethorn that has been cultivated in gardens since the late 16th century. The tree has small white flowers. It produces small, bright red-orange berries (more correctly pomes).


It ranges from southern Europe to western Asia. Found mostly in woods and hedges.

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Mustafa Rustom
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Mustafa Rustom

Marmara Bölgesi, Turkey

Spotted on Nov 4, 2013
Submitted on Nov 5, 2013

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