Flowering Quince or Japonica


Latin Name : Chaenomeles japonica.

One of the earliest flowering shrubs to brighten things up at the beginning of the year – and all the more unusual for being red. Thorny twigs so watch out, and quite large yellow fruit later on called ‘Quince’.

A nice close up of the red flowers

Foliage starting to develop after flowering is reducing

The ‘Quince’ fruit with the thorns on the bare branched clearly evident

A white flowering variety

A pink flowering variety