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Wonderful bonsai tree of Chaenomeles japonica Japanese Quince bearing intense red flowers on bare stems | Heartwood Seeds UK
5-petalled fragrant pink-red flowers emerge on bare stems of an Chaenomeles japonica Japanese Quince tree during early spring
Chaenomeles japonica Japanese Quince Tree seeds
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Chaenomeles japonica (Japanese Quince Tree) 5 Seeds | £3.49

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Chaenomeles japonica - (Japanese Quince)

 

A deciduous tree native to mountain woodlands within Japan and China

 

5-petalled and fragrantpink-red flowers emerge on bare stems, weeks prior to leaves forming, during early to late spring (March to May within the UK). Pollinated flowers often mature into fruits (green/yellow quinces) which are used for making tasty jellies

 

Growing to a maximum height of 3 feet in height, it makes a wonderful bonsai tree — and it tends to stay even smaller within a shallow bonsai pot!

 

Fully hardy to -20°C / -4°F

 

Tolerant of practically any type of soil or compost — and it is great for attracting bees, being so rich in nectar and pollen

 

Please note: full germination instructions are printed on each pack

 

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 GROWING DETAILS

 

Genus: Chaenomeles

 

Species: japonica

 

English name: Japanese Quince Tree

 

Plant type: Small deciduous tree

 

Eventual height: 20 ft in open ground; 3-4 ft in a bonsai pot

 

Season of Interest: All year; flowering during spring

 

Hardiness: Fully hardy to -20°C / -4°F

 

Sun Exposure: Full sun to full shade (flowers best in full sun)

 

Flowering time: Spring

 

Soil: Moist, fertile and well-drained preferred for best growth — but will generally tolerate any soil

 

Propagation methods: Seeds and cuttings

 

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