Category:

SHIVAH

Punica granatum cultivar

Syn.

None

Origin

Israel

Type

Sweet sour, semi-hard seeded

Description

Produces large round fruit with red blushed skin. The arils are large, clear and juicy. It has a sweet-sour taste with moderate acidity.

Ripens

Late March into April (mainly dependent on weather conditions)

Uses

*Juicing and fresh eating.

Notes

Height and spread: +3m x+3m

*Has a good balance between sugar and acidity for people who like tart tasting pomegranates.

*A strong, vigorous, upright growing variety.

*Tolerant of moderate frost when establsihed.

*The arils have an attractive clear, bright red colour.

*Will make an good variety for juicing.

*Has poor cold storage abilities.

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