Chaenomeles


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chaenomeles

(kiːˈnɒməliːz)
n
any of a genus of deciduous shrubs within the family Rosaceae, native to East Asia
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Noun1.chaenomeles - flowering quinceChaenomeles - flowering quince      
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Rosaceae, Rosaceae, rose family - a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate leaves and five-petaled flowers with numerous stamens
flowering quince - Asiatic ornamental shrub with spiny branches and pink or red blossoms
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Chaenomeles Pink Lady I THINK these flowering quinces look best trained horizontally on a fence where their blossoms can be best admired.
Chaenomeles Pink Lady I THINK these flowering K quinces look best trained horizontally on a fence where their blossoms can be best admired.
Chaenomeles Pink Lady - I think these flowering quinces look best trained horizontally on a fence where their blossoms can be best admired.
Antidiabetic and antiacetylcholinesterase effects of ethyl acetate fraction of Chaenomeles sinensis (Thouin) Koehne fruits in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
Layer low-growing branches of chaenomeles, cotinus and magnolia now for good propagation results.
It is a distant relative of ornamental quince, chaenomeles sp.
QI have a gorgeous Chaenomeles which flowers brilliantly but is really getting a bit out of hand.
Ideal shrubs are varieties of ornamental quince or chaenomeles, Cotoneaster horizontalis, pyracanha, winter jasmine and the self-clinging climbing hydrangea.
During the dormant season, many species such as Acanthus (Bear's Britches), Aesculus (Horse Chestnut), Aralia, Chaenomeles (Flowering Quince), Eryngium (Sea Holly), Papaver (Poppy) Romneya (Californian Poppy) and Spiraea can be propagated by taking root cuttings.
Pollination, polen tube growth and fertilization in Chaenomeles japonica (Japanese quince).
Flowering quince is Chaenomeles, that dense, thorny, spring-blooming shrub that comes in all those incomparably rich and tarty hot colors.