Position: Full sun or partial shade.
Soil: Fertile, well-drained soils.
Flowering Period: March - April.
Flower Colour: Salmon pink
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Chaenomeles speciosa 'Umbilicata' grows to be a medium sized or eventually large, densely branching, rounded shrub.
Height: 3 m (10 ft) // [up to 2.5 m (8 ft) after 10 years]
Spread: 3 m (10 ft) // [up to 2.5 m (8 ft) after 10 years]
Notes: Chaenomeles speciosa 'Umbilicata' has thorns and as such it can also be planted to create a very effective barrier.