Chaenomeles x superba 'Toyo -Nishiki'

Toyo-Nishiki Flowering Quince

Categories: Shrubs

‘Toyo-Nashiki’ is noted for bearing flowers of different colors (pinks, reds and whites) on the same branches. Interesting color variations also may occur on the same flower.

More About Chaenomeles x superba 'Toyo -Nishiki'

  • multi-colored blooms red/pink/white

Commonly called flowering quince. It is a dense, broad-rounded, deciduous shrub with often-tangled, spiny, gray-brown twigs. It typically grows to 5-8’ tall and as wide.

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3-4 ft


3-5 ft

Hardiness Zone:

(4) 5-9

Chaenomeles x superba 'Toyo -Nishiki' Characteristics


  • Small / Miniature
  • Specimen
  • Ground Cover
  • Mass Plant

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Does best in full sun
  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Shade Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Early Spring

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average

Bloom Time

  • Early season

Flower Color

  • Pink
  • Appleblossom Pink
  • Red
  • Rose
  • White


  • Greenish

Fruiting Attributes

  • good for jams/jellies/juices
  • large size


  • Spreading
  • Irregular