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Chaenomeles x superba 'Nicoline' (Large Plant)

Flowering Quince, Japanese Quince, Japonica

Hardy Shrub

Chaenomeles x superba 'Nicoline' bears its scarlet red blooms in March and April just as the glossy green foliage emerges. The spiny stems later carry edible, apple-like fruits in autumn, although these are only palatable when cooked. Often grown as a wall shrub, the Japanese Quince makes a useful addition to wildlife gardens providing nectar for pollinating insects and dense, spiny cover for birds. This RHS AGM variety makes an equally useful free-standing shrub for mixed borders and woodland edges. Height: 120cm (48"). Spread: 200cm (78").

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer

Ideal For:
ground cover, cottage gardens, wildlife gardens, specimen plant, woodland garden
Flowering Period:
March, April
Position:
sun or semi shade
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted plant

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £11.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted plants

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £18.99
Plant Japanese Quince into moist, but well-drained soil in full sun or dappled shade.
Chaenomeles plants are very low maintenance; and will only need a light prune after flowering each year.
Due to local government restrictions, we are no longer able to supply this variety to the Channel Islands.

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