Common name: Medlar
Native: SW Asia, Bulgaria, Turkey
Size and spread (10years): 2.5m X 3.5m
Treatment required: Not for the faint hearted! 12 mth cold damp, 6mth warm damp, 4mth cold damp.
Seeds/kg: c.9400; 41% viable
Ideal sowing period:
Soil conditions: deep, fertile, well drained
Planting: A warm sheltered site. Wide spreading so needs space.
Mature height: 4-5m