Managing Common Quince Tree Problems
In earlier times, most American farmsteads grew a quince tree (Cydonia oblonga) for its pectin-loaded fruit. With the arrival of commercially processed gelatin, however, quince trees fell from favor. But they’re on the rebound as more gardeners in USDA plant hardiness zones 4 through 9 return to processing their own preserves. To help you decide whether to join them, we look at common quince tree problems.