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Champion

  • Champion
  • Champion blossom

Champion is a popular and regular-cropping quince, suitable for most of the drier areas of the UK.

The spring blossom is particularly attractive.

Cydonia oblonga

Champion quince trees for sale

  • 1-year maiden bare-root tree 24.95
    Quince A rootstock
    Large size (3m-4m after 10 years)

How to grow

Prefers a dry location with a southern aspect, but more tolerant of wetter conditions than other quinces.

History

United States, 1870s.

Champion characteristics

  • Growing

    • Fruit bearing:Tip-bearer
  • Climate

    • Summer average maximum temperatures:Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)Hot (>30C / 86F)