Quince 'Vranja' (Cydonia oblonga 'Vranja')
Cydonia oblonga 'Vranja'
Variety or Cultivar:
'Vranja' ~ 'Vranja' is a small tree with downy covered ovate leaves and white flowers in spring. This variety of quince has large pear-shaped fruits but is a light cropper.
Plant in moderately fertile, moist, free-draining soil in full sun, although it will tolerate partial shade. Prefers a sheltered spot. Very alkaline soils can cause chlorosis. Keep a clear area around the trunk of at least 60cm radius.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Add to salads, Architectural, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flavouring food and drinks
Clay, Loamy, Sandy
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
North, South, East, West
No particular resistance or susceptibility to diseases.
Suitable for all training forms.
Trees are self-fertile.
Budding, Grafting, Hardwood cuttings, Layering
Maintenance hours / year: