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Quince......Chaenomeles (Chaenomeles speciosa (Flowering quince)Pink)

This has been flowering on and off for months, so many blooms this year, so lots of quince jelly, all being well!!



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Does the fruit taste ver similar to a 'real' Quince do you think? I have used one in an apple crumble..a Japanese one..and it did taste quite similar I think. Hopefully I shall eventually be able to make both and compare!

23 Mar, 2015

 

I have no idea Karen, but we are still using the quince jelly which is delicious, it went in the dinner tonight!

23 Mar, 2015

 

Isn't that a delicious colour?! I love it.

23 Mar, 2015

 

It is a lovely warm colour. It's a lovely plant altogether, including the fruit! :)

24 Mar, 2015

amy
Amy
 

This is beautiful Mine are ready to burst into flower I've e had the odd occasionally flower during the winter , I hadn't thought of doing anything with the Quinces they are so hard !

24 Mar, 2015

 

We make jelly, and Membrillo which is delicious but a bit time consuming..

24 Mar, 2015

amy
Amy
 

Lovely ,I've almost giving up on making my own except for the soft fruit I wouldn't waste that ...

24 Mar, 2015



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