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Chaenomeles speciosa 'Scarlet Storm'

Quince - Double Take® Scarlet

Welcome to spring with the large red, double flowers of Double Take Scarlet Quince. This is an old-fashioned favorite which may rebloom in fall. This Quince is thornless and does not produce fruit. Pollinators will be pleased that you've planted this beauty! Heat and drought tolerant. Deer resistant.

Key Plant Details

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Planting Zones:

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

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Soil Type:

Clay, Sandy, Loamy

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Light Requirement:

Part Sun, Sun

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Moisture:

Average, Dry

Plant Characteristics

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Mature Size:

4-5 feet in height, 4-6 foot spread

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Annual Growth Rate:

Moderate

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Flower Color:

Red

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Bloom Time:

Spring

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Attracts Pollinators, Deer Resistant

Care Tips

Care Tips - Growing:

They also have shown a strong tendency to rebloom in fall. These thornless varieties set little to no fruit. Exceptional heat tolerance.

Care Tips - Pruning:

If pruning is desired, do so immediately after flowering in spring. Remove oldest stems every 4-6 years.

Care Tips - Soil:

Quince is quite adaptable to any soil, and shows good tolerance to dry conditions once it is established.

Care Tips - Uses:

Excellent for hedging, mass planting and cut flower gardens. A spectacular early season specimen for the mixed border.

Zone Map

This plant will grow in these zones

5-9