Botanical Name: Chaenomeles x superba 'Crimson and Gold' (Hybrid)
Height: 2-3 ft
Depth: Plant at same depth as in shipping pot.
Sun/Shade: Full Sun to partial shade
Color: deepest crimson
Foliage: The simple leaves emerge slightly bronze in spring and turn dark green as the season progresses
Blooms: Late winter - Early spring
Fruit: Edible, yellow-green, apple-shaped fruits ripen in the fall and may be made into preserves or jelly. Birds also enjoy the fruits.
Form: Spreading, rounded
Flower Form: Loads of fragrant bowl-shaped flowers with conspicuous golden yellow anthers inside
Soil Requirements: Rich, moist, but well drained soil, Neutral, Alkaline.
Pruning: Prune to shape after flowering
Comments: This fine landscape shrub combines well with other early-bloomers, such as forsythias and early bulbs. Add a Pop of Color in Early Spring!
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