Category:

NANA

Punica granatum cultivar

Syn.

"DWARF"

Origin

Unknown

Type

Ornamental but edible

Description

Produces small round green fruit blushed with red when fully ripe. The arils are light pink in colour and has big hard seeds. The taste very sour.

Ripens

From January

Uses

*For ornamental purposes.

*Make excellent bonsai specimens.

Notes

Height and spread: +75cm x+75cm

*A compact, round growing shrub.

*Excellent for containers, pots or as bonsai specimens.

*Masses of small orange flowers all summer.

*It is never without flowers and constantly produces an abundance of small,

red blushed fruit.

*It is rather tough for such a small growing plant.

*Tolerant of neglect, drought and moderate to severe frost when established.

*Only light pruning is advised.

*Regular monthly feeding with pelletized manure is advised.

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