Chinese Quince – Chaenomeles cathayensis


Plant Type: Deciduous or semi-evergreen, small fruit tree
Fruit: Aromatic edible fruits
Size: Grows up to 250cm
Hardy: -20ºC
Origin: Central China

Chinese/ Cathay Quince. Any soil or position in sun or shade. Like others of this family, it bears aromatic fruits which are very large – 10-15 cm long – and can be eaten cooked (they make a good lemony jelly). The fruits are freely produced in Britain and ripen in warm summers. Also a bee plant.

SKU: Int-ChaCat Category:

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Potted, Bare-root


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