Click a button to add that quantity to your cart
seed quantities can be multiplied when added to the cart
Approximately 10.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Chaenomeles lagenaria is cold hardy
USDA Zone:5 -20° to -10°F (-29° to -23.5°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
RED, to 4.5cm. dia., 2-4 clust.
arom. YELLOW, to 6.5cm
oval to 9cm., serr.
|Height, in meters: 3
Height, in feet: 9.90
|Chaenomeles lagenaria sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Chaenomeles lagenaria:
|Cydonia lagenaria, Cydonia speciosa,|
Common names for Chaenomeles lagenaria:
|Japanese Quince, Japonica, Mu gua, Sweet Flowering Quince,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|11||: Bonsai Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|30||: Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|40||: Shrub Seed List, Hardy and Tender|
|45||: Bee and Butterfly Attracting also Honey and Pollen Plant Seeds|
|50||: Japanese Native and Introduced Plants|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Chaenomeles lagenaria seeds will usually germinate in 70-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Chaenomeles lagenaria seeds need to be "overwintered" before they will germinate.
Stratification; cold treatment or vernalization. Seeds of some species need just a couple of weeks, others 3 months. Seeds can be stratified in dampened peat or sand, in a plastic box or bag at 4°C or 5°C in a refrigerator. The seeds should not be frozen or in a wet medium. Very small seeds can be sown on the surface of their growing medium, in pots sealed in plastic bags, and kept in the 'fridge. Many vernalized seeds need light to germinate when they are sown in the "Spring".
(Pre-chill for 7-10 weeks).