Pomegranate Mix 200mm
Highly decorative, shrubby, deciduous fruit tree, to 4m tall with
attractive foliage, flowers and fruits. The red juice around the
pomegranate seeds is prized. Fruit also used as decorations.
FEATURES: Large showy red flowers occur at branch ends in
late Spring and Summer. Leaves are glossy green. Fruit develops
toward the ends of youngish branches in Autumn and remains
hanging on the tree after the leaves have fallen, looking extremely
CONDITIONS: Suited to most soils, including heavy. Requires a
warm position. Although very drought tolerant needs adequate
water during dry periods for good crops. Best fruits occur when
the atmosphere is hot and dry in Summer and Autumn.
FOR BEST RESULTS: Fertilise in Winter. Also in Winter, remove
overcrowded growth, dead or diseased branches and suckers.
Retain fruit-bearing wood, ie. mature growth 2-3 years old.