Toyo-Nishiki Flowering Quince

Chaenomeles japonica 'Toyo-Nishiki'

Exciting combination of reddish, pink and white blooms precede foliage. Prized in Japan for its large flowers and bonsai potential. Quince-like fruit attracts birds. Use along a walkway or as a focal point to best appreciate the unusual flower combination.
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Partial shade

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Average Size at MaturityModerate grower to 8 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseFirescaping/Firewise, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsPartial shade
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, Edible, Waterwise, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance,shear annually to shape.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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