This Ukrainian beauty, Tanechka ™ Flowering Quince, features striking, reddish orange flowers that bloom from early spring well into summer. Following the profuse blooms are abundant, medium size, yellowish green, fruit. Tanechka ™ forms a broad spreading, small shrub growing 3-4 ft. in height.
Latin Name: Chaenomeles japonica
Site and Soil: Flowering Quince likes 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soils.
Pollination Requirements: Contorted Flowering Quince is self-fertile
Hardiness: Flowering Quince is hardy to minus 30F. or below.
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 3-4 ft. in height.
Bloom Time: February/early March
Ripening Time: September
Yield: 10+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Flowering Quince is not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 3
Sunset Western Zone: 2-23
Sunset Northeast Zone: 31, 32, 34-43