CHAENOMELES SPECIOSA“TEXAS SCARLET”
“Texas Scarlet” Flowering Quince”
The Flowering Quince is an heirloom Deciduous flowering shrub often seen in gardens of historic homes across the country. “Texas Scarlet” is a newer variety that is compact and spreading to 3ft.x3ft. It is unusual as it flowers later than other varieties of Flowering Quince, with a profuse display of dark red flowers mixed with the bright green leaves during the summer. With its compact growth habit it is perfect for borders or for massing in groups of three or five. It tolerates poor soils and is quite drought resistant. An excellent addition to any garden!