pytacantha coccinea scarlet fire thorn leaves are toothed on margin- the apex of leave is pointed has thorns fruit is orange to red
Prunus xcistena purple leaf sand cherry purple leaves are lighter than plum-shrub
Pyracantha koidzumii formosa firethorn- the leaf apex is notched fruit can be red.
Vauquelinia californica arizona rosewood evergreen plant stiff leathery leaves like sandpaper leaves are long to 3inches flowers are white, capsules persist on plant after it flowers.
Spiraea Xvanhouttei vanhoutte spiraea Vase shape up and arch over, leaves are toothed
Spiraea japoica gold flame japanese spiraea mid veins very prominent flowers are flat, leaves emerge bronze
Rhaphiolepis indica indian hawthorn- leaves leathery tough-evergreen leaves cluster on upper stem flowers are pink and pale, blooms in spring.
Pyrus calleryana Bradford pear scarlet red leaves in fall- has a pyramid shape summer time has glossy green leaves.
Prunus cerasifera krauter Vesuvius purple leave plum, purple leaves, flowers white to pink- flowers emerge before the leaves in spring.