Toyo-Nishiki Flowering Quince is a unique Japanese variety prized for its spectacular, profuse, red, white, and pink flowers. After this striking floral display, you can harvest the fruit and make delicious syrup and jam.
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: 4-5 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