Scientific Name: Chaenomeles x superba 'Crimson and Gold' Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:dwarf quince Texture:Medium
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Spreading, Twiggy
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 1.5 - 2.0m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Obovate, Serrulate
Flowers: Flowers clustered, Pink, Red, Apr- Mar
Fruit: Pome, Green-yellow
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
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Landscape Uses: Spring interest, Mixed shrub border
Key ID Features:Small thorny shrub of spreading habit; leaves glossy, obovate, 5 cm long; flowers 3.5 cm wide, deep crimson with prominent golden anthers.