Chinese Quince Tree

Chinese Quince Tree

Chinese Quince Tree Facts

Specific Name:   "Cydonia sinensis = Pseudocydonia sisensis Pseudocydonia sinensis"
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Slow to moderate
Site Requirements:   "Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil; tolerates wind but not wet soil Sun; moist, well drained soil"
Texture:   Medium
Form:   "Upright branching; dense Dense; upright branching with oval to rounded form"
Height:   10 to 20
Weight:   10 to 15' 5 to 15'
Leaf:   "3 to 4" alternate, simple leaves; yellow to red fall color 2.5 to 4.5" alternate, simple leaves; yellow to red fall color"
Flower/Fruit:   "Pink petal with white base in spring; fragrant; 4 to 6" fragrant citron yellow fruit Soft pink flowers in late spring; very fragrant; 5 to 7" egg shaped, yellow fruit in fall"
Comments:    "Cast light shade; flaking gray green to brown bark; easy to transplant; long lived Leafs out early; bark flakes of to reveal a patchwork of gray, green, orange, brown"
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --