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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref S3

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
S3
Tree Type Quince
Variety Vranja
Rootstock Quince A
Date Planted 15 March 2010
Tree Description Large pear shaped fruit.
Quinces usually make small rounded headed trees under twelve feet tall but may grow half as much again in favourable soils. They are self fertile. Their white flowers, light greyish green foliage and large
golden fruit are all ornamental.
Comments Fruits well elsewhere in St. James (RP & CS).
Orchard Map
If apples bloom in March In vain for them you'll search; If apples bloom in April Why then they'll be plentiful; If apples bloom in May You may eat them night and day   (Traditional)