Quince - Serbian Gold

Serbian Gold Quince

Cydonia oblonga
An apple shaped quince from Serbia

Origin: Serbia

Pollination:  Serbian Gold is self-fertile and a pollinator is not necessary for producing a crop.

A guide to choosing Quince Trees

Serbian Gold Quince Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.

Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
Quince C - Dwarfing   1 year Maiden
Quince A - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden
Quince A - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden *Reduced Price*
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Quince A - Semi-dwarfing   2 years Half Standard *Reduced Price*

History and description of Serbian Gold

Serbian Gold quince also known as Leschovach originates from Serbia. The fruit is medium sized and apple shaped. It ripens to a bright yellow colour by in October when it is ready for picking. The flesh is pale yellow, hard and acid. It breaks up quickly when cooked and is good for making jelly. Some resistance to quince leaf blight.

Main characteristics of Serbian Gold

Use Culinary
Colour Yellow
Flavour Acid
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Oct
Season of use  Oct-Nov

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Spreading
Fruit bearing  Tip-bearer
Cropping Good

Self fertility  Self Fertile
Other names  Leschovach