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botanical name:
Chaenomeles x superba 'Coral Sea'
Chaenomeles x superba 'Coral Sea' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Flowering quince
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 0.90m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
fruit colour: yellow
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
Modestly sized shrub. Coral pink flowers and produces good fruit.

Any reasonably fertile, well drained soil in sun or part shade. Flowers and fruits best in sun.

Easiest by layering or separation of rooted suckers if available. Alternatively from hardwood cuttings (one year old shoots).

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