Relatively hard difficulty – 4/5
Daily throughout the growing season, keep moist in winter
Japan, China, Korea
Orange-red flowers followed by yellow fruits
Suitable for all bonsai styles, except formal upright and broom
Chaenomeles Japonica is a mildly spiny, deciduous shrub with spreading branches that hold small leaves and masses of orange to deep red flowers, followed by attractive yellow plum-sized aromatic fruits. The Japanese Quince is a very popular species for Bonsai but also for jam making, as the fruits can be juiced after boiling.
- Packet includes 30 seeds and an electronic Japanese Quince Bonsai Growing Guide