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Quince

Cydonia oblonga 'Vranja'

Also known as

Quince 'Vranja'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

4m

2.5m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Quince Overview

A deciduous, spreading tree with pale grey-green leaves surrounding large, white or pale pink flowers which emerge in late spring, followed by strongly fragrant, yellow fruit.

Common problems with Quince

How to propagate Quince

Cuttings

You can propagate the species by seed in autumn, cultivators by softwood cuttings in summer.

Seed

Other uses of Quince

The fruits can be eaten raw or cooked.