Plant Catalog - CHAENOMELES J CAMEO
CHAENOMELES J CAMEO
Chaenomeles japonica 'Cameo'
Cameo Flowering Quince
A compact deciduous shrub known for its very early spring blooms before leaf-out. Soft pinky-orange flowers bear edible, quince-like fruit that are best tasting when processed in preserves or jellies. Branches are often contorted and spiny. Glossy, finely toothed leaves are characteristic of the rose family.
USDA zones: 5 - 9
Sunset zones: 2 - 23
Mature size: 3 feet high and 6 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water