Royal Medlar (Mespilius germanica) Pretty ornamental shrub or small tree with a dense spreading head of branches and edible fruits. Related to the hawthorn, the leaves are similar, but larger. Produces solitary white blooms tinged with a pink flush. The fruits have a distinctive flavor and, like quince, the fruit should be allowed to ripen fully on the tree before picking. Interesting and very good. Hardy to -20F (-28.8C); height: 10ft.
|#1404 Packet, $6.50 each, Approximately 50 seeds|
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