Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, shear annually after flowering.
|Botanical Name||Chaenomeles japonica 'Texas Scarlet'|
|Plant Subtype||DECIDUOUS EARLY FLOWERING SHRUB|
|Light Needs||Full Sun|
|USDA Cold Hardiness Zones||5 - 9|
|Special Uses||Attracts Birds, Easy Care, Edible, Flowers for Cutting, Tolerates Poor Soils, Year-Round Interest|
|Landscape Uses||Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise|