Outside my front door there is a beautiful flowering quince
(Chaenomeles) growing through the fence from next door.
Plant acacia, dogwood, forsythia, lilac, mimulus, flowering quince
If you don't have access to magnolias, a small branch of flowering quince
or, later in the month, cherry will do the trick.
Later-flowering trees, such as magnolias, fruit trees (apple, cherry, plum and peach) and fruited and flowering quince
can be forced about six weeks before outdoor flowering times.
Jean, from Burnbank, Lanarkshire, cut her finger while pruning a flowering quince
bush in her back garden last month.
Try azalea, camellia, Carolina jessamine, daphne, flowering quince
, forsythia, hardenbergia, heath, primrose jasmine, or some types of viburnum.
Chaenomeles or flowering quince
have beautiful red, pink or white flowers born on bare stems in spring.
Using sharp pruners, cut budding branches of bridal wreath spiraea, flowering quince
, forsythia, honeysuckle, pussywillow, and service-berry.
THESE SHRUBS ROOT QUICKLY: Beautyberry, beauty bush, bluebeard, butterfly bush, crape myrtle, daphne, deciduous azalea, elderberry, enkianthus, flowering quince
, forsythia, hydrangea, lilac, mock orange, redtwig dogwood, rugosa rose, serviceberry, smoke tree, viburnum, weigela
After forsythia, flowering quince
, lilac, spiraea, Rosa hugonis, and weigela have bloomed, remove dead, injured, diseased, crossing, and closely parallel branches.
Flowering maple (Abutilon), flowering quince
(Chaenomeles hybrids), fuchsia (F.
Abelia, Abutilon, Australian fuchsia (Correa pulchella), beauty bush, bottlebrush, Brazilian plume flower, butterfly bush, flowering currant (Ribes), flowering quince
, fuchsia (especially F.