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All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum
temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
'Moerloosei' is a medium-sized deciduous shrub, spreading in habit, with glossy, ovate leaves 4-9cm in length. Flowers 3.5cm in width, white, tinged with deep pink, followed by apple-shaped, greenish-yellow fruit 5cm across, fragrant when ripe
C. speciosa is a vigorous, wide-spreading deciduous shrub with tangled, spiny branches and glossy, oval, dark green leaves. In spring it bears small clusters of red, bowl-shaped flowers 4cm across, followed by green-yellow, sweetly-scented fruit resembling small apples
'Scarlet Storm' is a rounded shrub to 1.5m, producing large, double, red flowers 5cm across before the leaves are fully open in spring. Unlike most flowering quinces, is not spiny and does not produce fruit
'Geisha Girl' is a compact deciduous shrub with semi-double salmon-pink flowers borne on leafless branches in early spring, sometimes followed by fragrant yellow fruits
'Pink Storm' is a dense, rounded, thornless, deciduous shrub to 1.2m tall and wide with oval to oblong, glossy leaves. Deep pink, double flowers to 5cm across appear in early spring before the leaves unfurl; this cultivar does not produce fruit
'Nivalis' is a spreading shrub of tangled growth, with spiny branches bearing simple, oval leaves and pure white flowers 4cm wide in spring
'Pink Lady' is a small deciduous shrub of spreading habit, with glossy, obovate leaves to 5cm in length, and clear pink flowers 3.5cm across opening from darker buds. Fruit apple-like, yellow and fragrant when ripe
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This plant is listed in the RHS Plant Finder book. At present our information about this plant is limited to a list of the nurseries that supply it. In time we will be adding more details including a description, growing information, advice and photographs.
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