Quince

 
FAMILY - Rosaceae
CULTURE - Sun or part shade
FLOWER - Flower colors of rose-pink, orange-red or white are borne as single or double size in Spring before leaves appear
FOLIAGE - Glossy green in color, alternate in arrangement
FORM - Round with dense foliage
FRUIT - Apple like fruit greenish-yellow in color in late summer
GROWTH RATE - Rapid
MOISTURE - Mediu
PRUNING - Yearly thinning of old canes and suckers
SIZE - Grows 5-6 feet tall with a 5-6 foot spread
SOIL - Medium soil drainage with medium fertility
TEXTURE - Medium
USE - Excellent for borders, hedges or specimen plants
VARIETIES -
'Cameo' - Flowers are apricot-pink & semi-double
'Cardinalis' - Red double flowers
'Snow' - White single flower