Quince is easy to grow with few pests. It does need some light pruning.
Quince makes a great addition to apple pies – just grate with the skin on to add to pies. They also can be juiced along with apples for a delicious mix. The fruit can be displayed in a bowel to lend a wonderful perfume to the atmosphere of a room.
The quince in the Fruit Garden is Aromatnaya, which means aromatic in Russian. This variety was brought to the U.S. from Uzbekinstan.