Common name: Common pomegranate
Origin: Near East
Height at maturity: 3 to 4 meters
Plant type: flowering shrub
Flowering: May to August
Flower color: orange-red
Soil type: ordinary
Watering: normal to dry
Use: in the garden, isolated
Diseases and Pests:-
Toxicity: edible fruits
Storage of seeds: 3 years in a dry place away from light at 3/4°C (refrigerator)
Common variety of the pomegranate tree, it reaches a height of between 3 and 4 meters. It likes all ordinary soils.
It offers a bushy habit. Its foliage is deciduous, dark green, very colorful in the fall.
Flowering extends from May to August. The pomegranate tree is covered with a multitude of bright orange-red flowers. The flowers are nectariferous and polliniferous, they irresistibly attract insects.
This shrub produces red fruits, pomegranates, which are edible. From it we draw the grenadine syrup. Fruiting occurs in summer.
Shrub with a very high resistance to cold and heat. Rapid growth until fruiting, then growth is slower.