Chaenomeles speciosa 'Double Take Scarlet Storm'


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Large, double scarlet flowers
  • Thornless shrub bears no fruit
  • Long blooming
  • Blooms in spring
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Very low maintenance

Fertilize in early spring

Prune/shape if needed after flowering

Flowers appear mostly on two-year-old wood, so do not prune too heavily

Plant in full sun for the very best flower color

Height: 3-4 ft
Spread: 4-5 ft
Price Level 1: $39.99~#2
Bloom Color: Red
Zone: 5-8

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun


  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring Bloomer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained