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botanical name:
Chaenomeles x superba 'Nicoline'
Chaenomeles x superba 'Nicoline' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Flowering quince
synonyms:  Chaenomeles lagenaria 'Nicoline'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.20m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: red
fruit colour: yellow
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
Spreading habit. Tough and reliable. Large scarlet red flowers in spring, often followed by small yellow apple-like fruits.

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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