Chaenomeles japonica

Other common names: Flowering Quince
Pot capacity: 14 Lt

Product ID: 7948

Description

Category : 

  • Deciduous shrubs.

Physical Properties :

  • Under optimum conditions, grows to 1-1.5 m height,1.5-2 m spread.
  • It has prickly and geared edged leaves.
  • After flowering period leaves starts growing bronze-red colored  but in maturation period leaves turns to dark green.

Sun Request :

  • Prefer full sunlight and partial shade.

Bloom Time and Colour :

  • It’s the most remarkable plant with branches which open flowers before leaves start rising.
  • It has red-orange spectacular flowers from mid-spring to early summer.

Fruit Time and Color :

  •  It has fake fruit similar to quince and edible.
  •  Fruits are golden yellow color and fragrant.

Specifications : 

  • It can grow any efficent soil.
  • Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction
  • Should be careful about pruning because flowering  starts from old branches.
  • It would open more flowers when plants  exposed to severe colds.
  • USDA Zone 5a: -28,8 ° C (-20 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 5b: -26,1 ° C (-15 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 6a: -23,3 ° C (-10 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 6b : -20,5 ° C (-5 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 7a: -17,7 ° C (0 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 7b: -14.9 ° C (5 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 8a: -12,2 ° C ( 10 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 8b: -9,4 ° C (15 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 9a:-6.6 ° C (20 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 9b: -3.8 ° C (25 ° F)