Japanese quince (Chaenomeles japonica)
A very healthy and decorative shrub with healthy fruit that is worth planting in your garden.
A perrenial shrub that grows up to 1 m, expansive. Frostproof, drought resistant, no requirements for soil, sunny position / partial shade. Its main advantage is its edible, fragrant fruit, suitable for tea, tinctures, jams that mature in October. Hard and sour, it contains a lot of vitamin C, pectin, organic acids and mineral salts.
Early spring (March/April) it is decorated with lots of beautiful flowers. Seedling is about 10 cm.