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Pomegranate Wonderful Tree 20lt

Original price was: R700.00.Current price is: R399.99.

Pomegranate Wonderful Tree 20lt

Full Sun
Moderate Watering
Wind Tolerant
Drought Tolerant Once Established
Fruiting Tree

The “Wonderful” pomegranate is a specific cultivar (cultivated variety) of pomegranate (Punica granatum). It is one of the most well-known and widely grown pomegranate varieties, highly regarded for its large, sweet, and flavourful fruits. Here are some key characteristics and information about the “Wonderful” pomegranate:

The Wonderful pomegranate is prized for its large and strikingly deep red or dark crimson fruit. The skin of the fruit is thick and leathery, and the arils (the juicy, seed-covered pulp) inside are known for their sweet and tangy flavour.

The arils of the are particularly sweet with a pleasant tartness, making them suitable for fresh consumption or juicing. The balance of sweetness and tartness in the arils is often preferred for culinary uses.

The fruit of the are typically larger than that of many other pomegranate varieties, with some specimens reaching the size of a grapefruit.

These pomegranates typically ripen in the fall, usually from September to November, depending on the region and climate. Ripe fruits have a deep, vibrant colour, and they make a metallic sound when tapped.

Growing Conditions
Like most pomegranate varieties, these thrive in regions with hot, dry summers. They require full sun and well-drained soil. The tree is known for its drought tolerance, making it a good choice for arid and semi-arid climates.

They can be grown from seeds, but it is more commonly propagated through cuttings or by grafting onto rootstock. This ensures that the tree retains the characteristics of the parent plant, such as the desirable fruit characteristics.

The Wonderful pomegranate is suitable for a variety of uses, including fresh eating, making juice, and incorporating into a range of culinary dishes, from salads to desserts.

Health Benefits
Like all pomegranates, wonderful pomegranates are a good source of antioxidants and various vitamins and minerals. Consuming the arils or juice is associated with potential health benefits, such as supporting heart health and reducing inflammation.


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Pomegranate Wonderful Tree 20lt