Plant Catalog - CHAENOMELES J ORANGE DELIGHT 5
CHAENOMELES J ORANGE DELIGHT 5
Chaenomeles japonica 'Orange Delight'
Orange Delight Flowering Quince
A deciduous shrub known for its very early spring blooms before leaf-out. Red-orange flowers bear edible, quince-like fruit that are best tasting when processed in preserves or jellies. Branches are compact, 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 - 4 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water