Punica granatum arakta - Plant

Dwarf pomegranate

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About Punica granatum arakta

Dwarf pomegranate needs full sun and a well-drained soil mix. Use a soil mix consisting of one part peat moss to one part loam to two parts sand.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Dwarf pomegranate
Maximum Reachable Height 2.00 to 4.00 feet
Flower Colour Orange-red
Bloom Time Seasonal bloomer
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

It generally grows two to four feet high and wide, rarely to six feet high, while with skillful pruning can be restricted to one foot. It is not only small in stature, but even the flowers and fruit are dwarfed. The dwarf pomegranate is a deciduous, thorny shrub. The flowers have an orange-red corolla and the edge of the petals is flesh-colored.

Punica granatum arakta care

The plants thrive in a semi-arid atmosphere and once established need very little water. Fertilize on a monthly basis. Once flowering has begun in mid to late summer, the plant should be watered more frequently to produce lots of flowers. The plants will bear miniature fruit if grown in areas with year-round temperatures that rarely fall below 40° F.

Sunlight Full sun to part shade
Watering Medium
Soil Well drained soil
Temperature 30 to 40 degrees C
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

Punica granatum arakta special feature

The dwarf pomegranate is a good species to use as a bonsai. It makes an excellent container plant that moves easily from the house to the garden in the cooler climate of St. Louis. In areas a zone or two warmer, this shrubby plant does well in the garden year round.

Punica granatum arakta uses

Ornamental Use:

  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose
  • Some varieties are edible

Frequently Asked Questions

What is another name for a Punica granatum arakta ?

Punica granatum arakta is commonly known as Dwarf pomegranate

How tall do Punica granatum arakta grow?

On average Punica granatum arakta grows 2.00 to 4.00 feet

What color are Punica granatum arakta ?

A Punica granatum arakta plant bears flowers of color Orange-red

When Punica granatum arakta blooms?

With enough light, Punica granatum arakta may produce Orange-red flowers in Seasonal bloomer

How hard is Punica granatum arakta to grow?

A Punica granatum arakta is Easy to grow

How much sunlight does a Punica granatum arakta need?

A Punica granatum arakta prefers Full sun to part shade

How much water does a Punica granatum arakta need?

A Punica granatum arakta prefers watering Medium

What kind of soil does a Punica granatum arakta need?

A Punica granatum arakta prefers Well drained soil

What temperature does a Punica granatum arakta like?

A Punica granatum arakta prefers 30 to 40 degrees C

How often should I fertilize my Punica granatum arakta ?

To encourage Punica granatum arakta growth, Apply any organic fertilizer



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