Flowering Quince Details

Flowering Quince

  • Botanical Name: Chaenomeles japonica
  • Plant Type: Shrub
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Salt Tolerant, Border - Mixed
  • Ornamental Value: Pink, White, Red
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Birds
  • Season: Winter, Spring
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Bushy
  • Plant Spread: 6'
  • Plant Height: 4'


One of the first to bloom in the spring. Good for cut flowers. 'Texas Scarlet' is the most heat tolerant.

Shrub Care Guide

Cross Reference

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Flowering Quince Photos