Chaenomeles x superba 'Crimson and Gold'
(Flowering Quince) A compact, hardy shrub, Chaenomeles x superba 'Crimson and Gold' has masses of very colourful, crimson flowers with golden anthers in early spring.
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A compact, hardy shrub, Chaenomeles x superba 'Crimson and Gold' has masses of very colourful, crimson flowers with golden anthers in early spring. The leaves are dark green in colour.
Chaenomeles x superba 'Crimson and Gold' is an excellent tough choice of shrub for spring colour. It is fairly shade tolerant if required but will usually produce its best display of flowers in a sunny position.
- Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
- Soil: Fertile, well-drained soils.
- Hardiness: Hardy.
- Flowering Period: March - April.
- Rate of Growth: Moderate to vigorous.
- Habit: Chaenomeles x superba 'Crimson and Gold' grows to be a small to medium sized, usually fairly upright shrub.
- Height: 2 m (6 ft)
- Spread: 1.5 m (3 - 5 ft)
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
- Eventual Size
- Shrub - Small (less than 5 ft tall), Shrub - Medium (5 - 10 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Soil Type: Damp / Wet, Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Special: Windy & Exposed, Special: Coastal Areas
- Special Features
- Flowering Season - Spring (March - May), Fruit - Ornamental
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