The Pomegranate is a beautiful and highly ornamental shrub and a producer of highly decorative and nutritious fruit. New growth is bronze -green, in summer there are bright orange flowers which develop into large, burnished red fruits. The fruit is high in Vitamin C, B5, Potassium and anti-oxidants. Deciduous.
Popular in Spanish and Middle Eastern Cusine the Pomegranate has also been seen as a symbol of fertility through-out the ages mainly because of the high seed count in the fruit. Easy to grow in a sunny well drained spot with protection from harsh frost.
Colour: Orange Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 2.5m x 2.5m