Cydonia oblonga Variety description: An old culinary variety imported into the US from France around 1885. Vigorous tree with medium size fruit. Juicy yellow flesh with a good flavor.
Site requirements: Full sun location. Quince will grow in a range of soil types provided the planting location is well drained. Soil pH of 6.5 is ideal. Will grow to 12-15'.
Hardiness: USDA zones 5-9, quince thrive from Maine to California. Plant size: Grafted tree, 2-3' tall with strong central leader.
When we ship: Order for early FALL planting and shipping.
Shipping restrictions: Cannot ship to Canada.
Organically grown by Cricket Hill Garden, in compliance with CT NOFA Farmer's Pledge.