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pelly

Never really gardened until I joined this community, now I'm totally hooked thanks to all the lovely people on here. 🌿🌼🌺🌻🌷🌸🌿

Chaenomeles x superba 'Knap Hill Scarlet'

  • Season Icon Mid WinterMid Winter 2022
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pelly

Well it's a start. Most of the plant is way behind 💗 #februaryblooms #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet #japanese-quince-knap-hill-scarlet

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DeborahBanks

I love these. I’ve bought 2 different ones to train as a hedge.

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hobnob

gorgeous Jane, nice early colour.. @pelly

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pelly

They'll look lovely as a hedge 😍 @DeborahBanks

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hebelover

Need to see if mine is still alive, only a tiny plant from Wilko last year, didn't really grow at all

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pelly

Thanks Jo, much needed 👍 @hobnob

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pelly

They do seem to be rather slow growing. I hope yours is ok 🤞 @hebelover

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juliesgarden

Oh must check my cutting 👍🏻

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pelly

🤞🤞🤞 @juliesgarden

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Auricula

Gorgeous 💗

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pelly

Thanks Elise. I really love it 💗 @Auricula

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Auricula

I think Adele was trying to get a cutting of one of these going - @opiewan

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pelly

Quite a few flowers second time around for my Japanese Quince ❤️ #japanese-quince-knap-scarlet #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet

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hkyfvr

Such pretty flowers. ❤️❤️

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pelly

I love them thanks ❤️ @hkyfvr

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hebelover

Love the bright red of the flowers, maybe in a few years for me

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hkyfvr

Always welcome. I can see why ❤️❤️

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pelly

A very worthy plant. This has flowered twice this year 👍 @hebelover

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pelly

It looks like my Japanese Quince is going to flower again, there are lots of buds on it. Is this normal? 🤔 #japanese-quince-knaps-scarlet #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet #unexpectedsurprise

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godfreye

That’s great Jane 🤗

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pelly

Thanks Enid, a nice surprise 💕 @godfreye

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sharonhayden

Mine has had more flowers and so has my camellia- I think it’s the rain - allowing it to go for it 🤔🤩

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italydiva

Now these are the sort of unusual occurrences that are most welcome 😀

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pelly

Yes you could be right Sharon, I hadn't thought about that 🤔 @sharonhayden

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pelly

They certainly are Angela 🌸 @italydiva

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pelly

Morning everyone. I think this has to be my #bestofmarch it’s come on so well since I moved it last year 🌸. Have a super Saturday #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet #japanese-quince-knaps-scarlet

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane..beautiful..you too🙌☺️

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hebelover

Morning Jane ☕Love this one so much, a definite wishlist 😍

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pelly

Morning Julie, thank you 🙋‍♀️💗 @juliesgarden

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jpea

Morning Jane and that is stunning 😍

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pelly

Morning Jason. If you get one don’t make the same mistake as I did originally and put it where you can’t see it close up very well. It deserves to be seen in all its glory 💗 @hebelover

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anges

Morning Jane, it's a beauty! 💖

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pelly

Thanks Jeremy, it really is 💗 @jpea

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pelly

Morning Ange, thank you 🙏 @anges

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hebelover

It's something I've wanted since I started, and although I haven't gone out of my way looking for one, it's the one plant I've never seen for sale (that and Garrya..another that I want) I could order online, but shrubs are something I want to see the shape of before I buy. However my friend has just told be about a nursery that I haven't been too 🤔 And from what she's said it could be promising

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joannie.a

That is lovelt, mine has never really done much so perhaps a move is on the cards.

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pgoulbourne

Absolutely stunning! 😍

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pelly

#springfavourites #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet #japanese-quince-knaps-scarlet ❤️

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Nice one ❤️❤️❤️

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pelly

Thanks Elaine, it's in it's second year now and is covered in buds ❤ @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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flof1952

Love this Jane ....so pretty 👌😯❤

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pelly

It's gorgeous isn't it, a real splash of colour ❤ @flof1952

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ShelleySnyder

Quince is a mighty showy plant in the spring! 💘😍

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pelly

It certainly is Shelley ❤️ @ShelleySnyder

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hebelover

Must add one of these one day 😍

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pelly

You must Jason, they're so worth it ❤ @hebelover

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kez001uk

What a beauty ❤️

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pelly

Thanks Kerry, I love it ❤️ @kez001uk

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midnightgardener

Beautiful Quince ❤️❤️❤️

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pelly

#signsofspring #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet #japanese-quince-knaps-scarlet 💗💗💗

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columbiariver

Here comes spring Jane! Lovely 🌹

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pelly

Morning everyone, my Japanese Quince is budding up nicely. Have a super Saturday 🙋‍♀️ #japanese-quince-knaps-scarlet #signsofspring

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godfreye

Good morning Jane that’s lovely the weather is sleeting needs to go away🤗

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pelly

Morning Enid, thanks. It's supposed to be the same here but we seem to be avoiding it. I hope it stops for you soon 🌨️ @godfreye

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juliesgarden

That’s pretty 😍

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pelly

Thanks Julie, I can't wait for it to flower 💗 @juliesgarden

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anges

Afternoon Jane, love the flowers on these 🌸🌸🌸

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pelly

Afternoon Ange, so do I, they're so bright and cheerful 😍 @anges

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richard.spicer.7906

Lots of flower buds there, had a quick peek of mine on way to tunnel but just new foliage, couldn’t see any buds yet. Hopefully soon 🤞🏼

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pelly

🤞🤞🤞 @richard.spicer.7906

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pelly

I had to move this a couple of months ago as it was half dead so I'm delighted that it's starting to flower now. Hopefully it likes it's new spot and will thrive now #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet ❤

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pelly

I hope so, it was a birthday present last year so I didn't want to use it ❤ @auricula

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kez001uk

Beautiful colour ❤️

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pelly

Thanks Kerry ❤️ @kez001uk

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sabbanrula

Lovely ❤️ I hope it gets better 👍🏻

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pelly

Oh so do I Rula, it's looking better every day 💞 @sabbanrula

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pelly

My beautiful new Chaenomeles #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet #floweringquince 22/3/19

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lexijane

Wow!! I love that Jane. That’s on my wishlist & I’m going to the GC on Monday so I’m hoping to bring one home 😉

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pelly

You won’t regret it Lexi, I’ve wanted one for ages. I hope you manage to get one @lexijane 😍👍

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lexijane

Thanks Jane. Where did you get yours from ❤️❤️

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Williamson

Beautiful x😊

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Diane76

🤩 that's fantastic

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jendren

Cor! That opened quickly Jane. Think it likes you 🧡😍

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Wow 😲 great clusters of flowers...❤️

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pelly

It was from a GC near me Lexi, not much help I’m afraid @lexijane 👎👎

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pelly

Thanks ladies @Williamson @Diane76 ❤️❤️

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pelly

It was in flower when I bought it Nicola @jendren 😍😍

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pelly

Really chuffed with it Elaine @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom ❤️❤️

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pelly

Finally got it in in between the showers #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet #newlyplanted #birthdaypresent 18/3/19

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tash74

Yay! And happy belated birthday! I must put some chaenomeles in my new border, great for this time of year and a long season of interest!

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pelly

Thanks Tash, and that's what I thought and that is missing in this border @tash74 😊👍

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

I think that must be the name of mine.....I haven’t got a label ❤️

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pelly

It’s called red but it’s more of a coral @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom 😍😍

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pelly

Cataloguing third one off my wish list today. It’s been a good one 👍😍 #chaenomeles-knap-hill-scarlet 11/3/19

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sharonhayden

Oh I have the it’s wonderful flowering most of the winter and the flowers seem to get brighter

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pelly

Good to hear, thanks Sharon @sharonhayden 😍😍

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jacaranda

That’s what happens when you retire, Jane. Lots of extra time to go to garden centres! 🤣😘 @pelly

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columbiariver

You're busy and this is beautiful 🐝💝

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suerichards

So glad you are enjoying your retirement, shopping 😍👍👏

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pelly

I’m finding that out Barbara, I need to reign myself in a bit as I’ve also been ordering online 😱 but they are all off my wish list and in my defence they are birthday presents @jacaranda 🎁😘

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pelly

I’ve wanted one for a while Laura, I had the pale pink one on my wish list, but I decided I liked this better and it will show up more @columbiariver ❤️❤️

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pelly

Oh it’s great fun Sue @suerichards but I need to stop and take stock now. I’m redesigning the border at the bottom of the garden as I’ve never been really happy with it, so more shrubs are going in to bulk it out a bit @suerichards 😍👍

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