Definition of Japanese quince in English:

Japanese quince

noun

  • another term for japonica
    • ‘I have several pre-bonsai Japanese quince that I started from seed and this is the first year they may blossom.’
    • ‘Native to China and Japan these plants are often called Japanese quinces or japonica.’
    • ‘This morning I picked a bag full of Japanese quinces and filled the house with the aroma of homemade jelly and jam.’
    • ‘The overall objective is, within the framework of a sustainable agriculture, to develop Japanese quince into a unique and competitive European fruit crop.’
    • ‘The general objective of the project is to develop Japanese quince to a competitive European industrial multipurpose crop for production of juice, flavour and fruit fibre.’