Variety description: This Uzbek quince cultivar comes highly rated by the pomologists at the USDA germplasm repository at Corvallis, Oregon. The original tree was received from a research institute in Tashkent in 1982. Fruits measure about 5'' across. In Uzbekistan this variety is stored for winter use. Mature trees reach 15'.
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 4-9.
Plant size: Grafted tree, 24" with strong central leader.
When we ship: Available for FALL 2017 shipping.
Shipping restrictions: Cannot ship to Canada.
Organically grown by Cricket Hill Garden, in compliance with CT NOFA Farmer's Pledge.