About This Plant

Cydonia ‘Vranja’, commonly known as the Vranja quince, is a deciduous fruit tree that produces large, pear-shaped fruits. The Vranja quince tree typically grows to a height of 10 to 15 feet (3 to 4.5 meters) and has a spreading, open canopy. The flowers of this tree are pink or white and appear in spring before the fruit develops.

The Story

Leaf

The leaves of the ‘Vranja’ variety are broad, elliptical, and glossy green, measuring around 2 to 4 inches in length. They have a slightly serrated margin, giving them a textured appearance. The foliage is arranged alternately along the branches.

Produce

This quince variety has sweet and aromatic fruit, which is often used for cooking, baking, making jams, and even for producing quince liqueur. The Vranja quince is known for its excellent fruit quality, with large, pear-shaped fruits that have a golden-yellow skin when ripe.