Orange Quince – Excellent preserves!
Orange quince gets it’s name for the lovely orange over tones it has in it’s flavor. Medium size round apple shaped fruit are round with a golden-colored skin and yellow flesh. Excellent cooked in sauces, butters, marmalades or preserves. Beautiful small self-fertile tree with pale pink blossoms in spring, good edible landscape trees. Very productive and disease resistant. Fruit ripens September through October. Zones 5-9.