Plant Catalog - CHAENOMELES J CLARKES WHITE 5
CHAENOMELES J CLARKES WHITE 5
Chaenomeles japonica 'Clarke's White'
Clarke's White Flowering Quince
A deciduous shrub known for its very early spring blooms before leaf-out. Bright white 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: 6 feet high and 4 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water