Pomegranate (Punica granatum) - 20 Seeds
• Open Pollinated
• USDA Zone: 8-11
Pomegranate is a highly valued heirloom fruit known for its delicious, juicy seeds and status as a superfood. This open-pollinated variety is non-GMO and produces fruits with a sweet, tart flavor, perfect for eating fresh, juicing, or adding to a variety of dishes. Pomegranates are not only tasty but also packed with antioxidants and vitamins. They are a wonderful addition to any home garden, especially in warmer climates.
Soak seeds for 24 hours before sowing. Seeds that float will be viable. Sow the seeds 1/4" deep in slightly alkaline soil and tamp down. Water regularly, but don't saturate. At room temperature, seeds will germinate in about 30-45 days. Transplant seedlings to a pot and later transplant young sapling outdoors after threat of frost. Prefers full sun.