Yellow Rind Pomegranates Seeds (Punica granatum)
- One of the oldest known fruits, found in writings and artifacts of many cultures and religions, the pomegranate (punica granatum) is an original native of Persia. This nutrient dense, antioxidant rich fruit has been revered as a symbol of health, fertility and eternal life. According to the Qur'an, pomegranates grow in the gardens of paradise it was mention 3 times.
- Seeding a pomegranate may seem like a lot of work for just a piece of fruit but think again, getting at those seeds may be well worth it. The pomegranate is a nutrient dense food source rich in phytochemical compounds. Pomegranates contain high levels of flavonoids and polyphenols, potent antioxidants offering protection against heart disease and cancer. A glass of pomegranate juice has more antioxidants than red wine, green tea, blueberries, and cranberries.
- Height : 6' - 10'
- Spacing : 4' - 5'
Sun Light : > 6 hours/Full Sun
Water : Average
Harvest : 1 Year but 2 1/2 -3 Years is more common
Sowing : Sow seeds 1/2" deep
Color : Yellow-Pink Skin, Pink-Red Flesh
Germinations : 7 - 20 Days
Qty : >< 15 Seeds/pack