Punica granatum L.
Punicaceae
Punica granatum(77927 bytes)
A medium-sized or large shrub with oblong leaves, deep shining green, yellow in autumn. In late summer and early autumn there are growing up the spectacular scarlet or orange-red flowers. The fruits require a long, hot summer in which to ripen. In our localities they grow seldom. Only for the mildest and sheltered localities.

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Cultivated: Germany

Author: Ulrich Herzog

Ethnobotanical aspects of Punica granatum by Plants for a future database

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